|Publisher||Knockabout (UK), Liveright (US)|
|Media type||Print (Hardcover)|
Is Jerusalem a good book?
Somewhere in this sprawling behemoth, this teeming leviathan, this pythonic mammoth of a novel there is a very good – even visionary – book struggling to get out. Notoriously, it runs to more than 600,000 words and is longer than the Bible.
When did Jerusalem become a city?
|Jerusalem ירושלים (Hebrew) القُدس (Arabic)|
|Gihon Spring settlement||3000–2800 BCE|
|City of David||c. 1000 BCE|
|Present Old City walls built||1541|
|East-West Jerusalem division||1948|