Books | Three works to help grasp the significance of this historic city
by George Grant
Posted 6/08/96, 12:00 am
According to the Talmud, "Of the 10 measures of beauty that came down to the world," this little rocky ridge "took nine." The glorious cradle of civilization, the prodigious wellspring of faith, and the passionate powder keg of ardor, there is no other place on earth where so much has occurred for so long and affected so many.