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This exhibit focuses on the development and evolution of the urban fabric of the city of Damascus, from its foundation as a collection of Aramaean villages spread among the tells of the oasis ca. 1000 B.C. to its height during the 12th century.
See the more detailed introduction to this exhibit at http://ibnjubayr.lib.virginia.edu/urban-development-of-damascus.
This exhibit tracks the jounrey of Ibn Jubayr using locations of water sources recorded in his journal. Read this for a full description and instructions.
My Neatline maps the castle fortresses of the Holy Land and their change over time.