In the first part of this lecture we will take a glimpse at the sweeping history of the Israelites from the time of Abraham to the destruction of Jerusalem during the 1st century CE. In the second part, we will focus our attention on the modern state of Israel by exploring some of the crucial events that have shaped the region in the past century. Maps, photographs and artifacts will be used to illustrate the discussion.
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