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2013

Issue . 53
P. 61
Features
Missing Voices in Rediscovering Late Ottoman and Early British Jerusalem
ABSTRACT
Looking at the vast and conflicting literature about Jerusalem, it soon becomes evident that there are gaps in the historiographic output. The city’s transition from Ottoman to British rule is one such omission: very little attention has been paid to that formative period. What are the reasons for this lack
of interest?