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Title Ottoman Palestine, 1800-1914 : studies in economic and social history / edited by Gad G. Gilbar
Published Leiden : E.J. Brill, 1990

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Description xv, 348 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction--economy and society in Palestine at the close of the Ottoman period : a diversity of change / Gad G. Gilbar -- Population characteristics of Jerusalem and Hebron regions according to Ottoman Census of 1905 / U.O. Schmelz -- The rise and decline of coastal towns in Palestine / Ruth Kark -- The land-equalizing mushāʻ village : a reassessment / Yaʼakov Firestone -- Changes in the agricultural sector of the Moshavot, 1882-1914 / Yossi Ben-Artzi -- The L. Stein factory : early attempts to establish a modern industry / Shmuel Avitsur -- Meissner Pasha and the construction of railways in Palestine and neighbouring countries / Walter Pinhas Pick -- The Anglo-Palestine Company : the formative years, 1903-1914 / Nachum T. Gross -- C.F. Spittler and the activities of the pilgrims mission in Jerusalem / Alex Carmel -- The Muslim waqf and the collection of jizya in late eighteenth-century Jerusalem / Oded Peri -- The dismemberment of awqāf in early nineteenth-century Jerusalem / Gabriel Baer -- The Ottomans and the Bedouin tribes of the Negev / Clinton Bailey
Notes Published for the Gustav Heinemann Institute of Middle Eastern Studies, the University of Haifa
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Jews -- Palestine -- History.
Palestine -- History -- 1799-1917.
Author Gilbar, Gad G.
Makhon le-ḥeḳer ha-Mizraḥ ha-tikhon ʻa. sh. Gusṭav Haineman (Haifa, Israel)
LC no. 90001352
ISBN 9004077855