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1600 The Jews of Jerusalem III
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1600 The Jews of Jerusalem III

Mantegazza, Stefano. Relatione del santo viaggio di Gerusalemme… Milano 1616, 203-270, 289-368. Source: Nathan Schur. Jerusalem. In Pilgrims’ Accounts Thematic Bibliography

1600 The Jews of Jerusalem II
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1600 The Jews of Jerusalem II

Castelas, Henry: Le Sainct voyage de Hierusalem. Bordeaux 1603, 114-272, 341-360. Source: Nathan Schur. Jerusalem. In Pilgrims’ Accounts Thematic

1600 The Jews of Jerusalem
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1600 The Jews of Jerusalem

Biddulph, William: The travels of foure Englismen and a preacher. Purchas, his pilgrimage, Vi. London 1625. Source: Nathan Schur. Jerusalem. In Pilgrims’ Accounts Thematic Bibliography

1598 The Jews of Jerusalem
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1598 The Jews of Jerusalem

Harant, Christoph: Cesta Ƶ Království českého do Benátek, otud do země svaté… 2 vols. Praha 1854, I 108-160 , 178-294. Source: Nathan Schur. Jerusalem. In Pilgrims’ Accounts Thematic Bibliography

1596 The Jews of Jerusalem III
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1596 The Jews of Jerusalem III

Moryson, Fynes: Itinerary. Containing his twelve yeeres travel… London 1617, 217-241. Source: Nathan Schur. Jerusalem. In Pilgrims’ Accounts Thematic Bibliography

1596 The Jews of Jerusalem II
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1596 The Jews of Jerusalem II

Cotovicus, Joanne: Itinerarium Hierosolymitanum et Syriacum. Antverpiae 1619. 149-222, 253-310, 318-325, 331-335. Source: Nathan Schur. Jerusalem. In Pilgrims’ Accounts Thematic Bibliography

1596 The Jews of Jerusalem
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1596 The Jews of Jerusalem

Ceverio de Vera, Juan: Viaje de la Tierra Santa (Concepcion Martinez Figueroa y Elias Serra Rafols). La Laguna 1964, 33-80, 93-98. Source: Nathan Schur. Jerusalem. In Pilgrims’ Accounts Thematic Bibliography

1591 Jerusalem
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1591 Jerusalem

A Sultanic decree issued in Istanbul and addressed to both the governor and the judge of Jerusalem, the Jewish community residing in Jerusalem sent a petition to the Sultan requesting his intervention to put an end to the attempts of the local Muslim authorities to levy unauthorized fines.  This was done upon the false allegation […]

1590 The Temple Mount
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1590 The Temple Mount

Rabbi Yosef Di’Trani, who visited Jerusalem during the 1590s, noted that there were locations on the southern and eastern sides of the Temple Mount where Jews could walk freely. But he ruled that Jews should, nonetheless, avoid going there because they were not ritually clean. Source: F.M. Loewenberg. Middle East Quarterly. Summer 2013, pp. 37-48. […]

1588 Rabbi Besalel Ashkenazi moves to Jerusalem from Egypt
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1588 Rabbi Besalel Ashkenazi moves to Jerusalem from Egypt

1588 Rabbi Besalel Ashkenazi moves to Jerusalem from Egypt         Source: http://iloveisrael-lior.blogspot.com/2010/09/first-ottoman-period1517-1769.html