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Pools of Solomon. Now called El Burâk - the tanks. The castle above them is occupied by a few soldiers for protection against the Bedouins

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Title
Pools of Solomon. Now called El Burâk - the tanks. The castle above them is occupied by a few soldiers for protection against the Bedouins
Names
Wilson, Charles William, Sir (1836-1905) (Author)
Woodward, John Douglas (1846-1924) (Artist)
Collection

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 - 1884
Place: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)
Topics
Forts & fortifications -- Turkish -- West Bank
Solomon's Pools (West Bank)
Reservoirs -- West Bank
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Colonel Wilson, ed.
Content: The fort is Turkish, according to Murphy-O'Connor, Jerome, The Holy Land : an Oxford Archaeological Guide, Oxford : Oxford University Press
Physical Description
Extent: 11.5 x 16.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10607452
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b4564a00-c5f2-012f-5eec-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Creator Born
  • 1881: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1905: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Pools of Solomon. Now called El Burâk - the tanks. The castle above them is occupied by a few soldiers for protection against the Bedouins" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881 - 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5df2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1881 - 1884). Pools of Solomon. Now called El Burâk - the tanks. The castle above them is occupied by a few soldiers for protection against the Bedouins Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5df2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Pools of Solomon.  Now called El Burâk - the tanks. The castle above them is occupied by a few soldiers for protection against the Bedouins