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    • Polybios
    • 11.07.07 | 22:05 (IDT)

    I saw that post to Mark. Still, I prefer to rely on better sources than Wikipedia for historical information. There are actually books on the subject. I believe one by Luciano Canforra, dedicated exclusively to the library, makes a strong case that the bulk of the destruction happened in the course of the Muslim conquest. Wikipedia may be a good place to begin researching, but is certainly not be relied upon by serious historians.

    from the article: Waqf Temple Mount excavation raises archaeologists' protests
    First published 00:00 11.07.07 | Last updated 00:00 11.07.07
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