A brief history of ancient jerusalem the city of david is located outside the walls of today’s old city, south of the temple mount the ridge was inhabited as early as the chalcolithic period (the fifth millennium bce), but only some 4,000 years ago, during the middle bronze age ii (the period of the patriarchs), was a walled city built here. A window into jerusalem's history and culture by eric tlozek on correspondents report it's been an intriguing window into religious life in israel and a fascinating introduction to the. Chinese culture is thus known as “divinely inspired,” and is the only culture in the world to have a continuous recorded history of 5,000 years it has left behind countless literary classics, historical documents, cultural relics, and national records reflecting its immense scope. Jerusalem is an ancient city located in ancient judah that is now the capital of israelthe city has a history that goes back to the 4th millennium bce, making it one of the oldest cities in the world it is the holiest city in judaism and christianity and has been the spiritual center of the jewish people since c 1000 bce, when david the king of israel first established it as the capital of.
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