Image that appeared in the 19th-century guidebooks to the Holy Land. Emil Salman

Travel Guide to the Land of Israel in the 19th Century

Don’t forget your horse, your Bible and some candles.

“On this day the traveler shall rise early, because many and distinguished things he must see today. He would do well to take him a donkey to ride upon and candles to illuminate the darkness of the caves.” The...

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