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The siege of Jerusalem by Strathmore, Mary Eleanor Bowes Countess of

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Published by printed in the year in London .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5599, no. 17.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],63,[1]p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17036093M

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The Siege of Jerusalem offers a vivid and engaging account of the events of that siege; the key figures, the turning points, the spiritual beliefs of the participants, the deep political rivalries, and the massacre of the inhabitants, which left such a deep scar in the horrified imagination of those who learned about it, that it still evokes passionate feelings nearly a thousand years later/5(6). The Siege of Jerusalem (c. CE) is a difficult text. By twenty-first-century standards, it is gruesomely violent and offensive. It tells the story of the Roman destruction of the Second Temple in Jerusalem in 70 CE, an event viewed by its author (as by many in the Middle Ages) as divine retribution against Jews for the killing of Christ. Siege of Jerusalem is an interesting mix of the romantic, the religious, and the historical. The main theme is the criteria of a just warwhich necessitates the authors choice to present Tituss and Vespasians conversion to Christianity before they head off to fight the Jews/5.   The most extraordinary siege in medieval history began with the arrival of a Christian army at Jerusalem on the dawn of Tuesday, 6 June, Other sieges may have lasted longer, involved greater numbers of troops, and deployed more siege engines but nothing else in the entire medieval period compares to the extraordinary The story of the /5.