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    • Chanahs
    • 05.10.11 | 14:10 (IST)

    It is very obvious that not only have you never visited Israel, you know almost nothing about it. The L.A. Mayer Museum for Islamic Art in Jerusalem is just one example of the representation of Arab istory, art and architecture here. I have toured the country extensively and these subjects are an integral part of the country. By the way, most remnants of Arab/Islamic art and architecture are due to the 400 years of Turkish rule in the area.

    from the article: Israel's Daniel Shechtman wins 2011 Nobel Prize in chemistry
    First published 11:55 05.10.11 | Last updated 12:54 05.10.11
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