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‮ירושלים: גיליון רפואי. דברי הרפואה והאמונה‬‎ Jerusalem: A Medical Diagnosis. The History of Jerusalem Reflected in Medicine and Beliefs

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Editors

Nirit Shalev Khalifa, Eilat Lieber.

Curator

Nirit Shalev Khalifa.

Co-curator

Ayelet Hallel Cohen-Orgad.

Imprint

Jerusalem, Israel, 2014. 245 pp.*, 54 pp., illustrations: 149 col., 43 b&w, 28.8 × 21 cm. Hebrew and English.

ISBN

9789652173768

Location

Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem (April 2014–April 2015)

Description

Jerusalem as an ancient and modern center for healing traditions and treatments, beginning in the days of King David and King Hezekiah, continuing through the Middle Ages, and culminating in the 19th and 20th Centuries, when the city embarked upon its path to becoming a world-renowned center of advanced medicine. 15 articles by various authors, addressing topics such as King Solomon as a Healer, Medicine in the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem, Franciscan Medicine in Jerusalem, the Cholera Epidemic of 1865, etc. Includes discussions and images of various amulets, illustrated medical volumes, and prayers. No itemized listing.

main keywords

AMULETSARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDSJERUSALEMMEDICINEPRINTED BOOKSSOLOMON, KING

minor keywords

Cairo GenizahEretz IsraelFlavius JosephusHistorical photographsNeedlework/EmbroideryPaskevilim/CruzimPostersPrints, Eretz Israel/Holy LandRaban, Ze’evSchatz, BorisTombstones, ancientTombstones, Eretz Israel

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