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Flora of the land of Israel

Michael Zohary

Flora of the land of Israel


by Michael Zohary

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Published by Palestine Journal of Botany in Jerusalem .
Written in English

  • Plants -- Palestine,
  • Plants -- Palestine -- Pictorial works,
  • Botany -- Palestine

  • Edition Notes

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    Statementby Naomi Feinbrun and Michael Zohary. Drawn by Ruth Koppel
    GenrePictorial works
    ContributionsFeinbrun-Dothan, Naomi, 1900-, Koppel, Ruth
    LC ClassificationsQK378 .Z685
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16139915M
    LC Control Number54003431

    Almost all the very rich and variegated flora of Ereẓ Israel are flowering plants (Phanerogamae), and most of them have an attractively colored Israel flowers bloom all year, in the cold and rainy season as well as in the burning heat of summer, but mainly during the spring. Throughout your adventure you will hear about the history, geology, flora and fauna of this unique ecosystem. We will also review the geopolitical situation while enjoying great views at the observation points, tour the local agricultural orchards, and depending on the season, we will plant fruit trees near the border fence, and/or taste the.

      Kitron said ancient Hebrew medicine involved combining powerful herbs into creams, oils and ointments for topical use and healing. “In the Bible, you see many things being topically applied,” said Kitron, who company, Herbs of Kedem leverages such techniques. “The Tanakh is our inspiration.”. Jewish tradition teaches about a “Book of Remedies, which contained the accumulated healing. Israel is a land of barley, wheat, pomegranates, honey, and more. Also, different type of flowers including lilies, chrysanthemum, Iris, tulips, and different colored roses are grown in the country. In spite of being a small country on the desert, it is one of the leading suppliers and exporter of flowers/5(9).

    Eilat (/ eɪ ˈ l ɑː t / ay-LAHT, also UK: / eɪ ˈ l æ t / ay-LAT; Hebrew: אֵילַת ()), or Umm Al-Rashrash sometimes in Arabic (أم الرشراش), is Israel's southernmost city with a population of 51,, a busy port and popular resort at the northern tip of the Red Sea, on what is known in Israel as the Gulf of Eilat and in Jordan as the Gulf of city is considered a Area: 84, dunams ( km² or sq mi).   Israel’s rich flora and fauna may be the first to pay for human encroachment on a shrinking habitat. One-third of the mammal species in Israel, including the iconic gazelle, are endangered.

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Analytical Flora of Eretz-Israel by Avinoam Danin; Nqaomi Feinbrun-Dothan and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Genre/Form: Pictorial works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Zohary, Michael, Flora of the land of Israel.

Jerusalem, Palestine Journal of Botany, I will make the land desolate, so that your enemies who settle in it shall be appalled by it. (Leviticus ) Flora on shoreline of Dead Sea (courtesy: Avner Rinot, The Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel) As the Israel Bible explains, hough this verse is frightening, Nachmanides explains that it is actually a blessing in disguise.

This course is designed to provide you with a comprehensive overview of the primary physical setting where the vast majority of the Bible takes place: the Land of Israel. This is a small piece of land at the junction of three continents - Europe, Asia and Africa. But its small physical size masks its massive historical and spiritual importance.

The Koren Tanakh of the Land of Israel offers an innovative and refreshing approach to the Hebrew Bible.

By fusing extraordinary findings by modern scholars on the ancient Near East with the original Hebrew text and a brand new English translation by Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, the Koren Tanakh of the Land of Israel clarifies and explains the Biblical narrative, laws, events and prophecies in /5(4).

Israel (/ ˈ ɪ z r i ə l, ˈ ɪ z r eɪ ə l /; Hebrew: יִשְׂרָאֵל ‎; Arabic: إِسْرَائِيل ‎), formally known as the State of Israel (Hebrew: מְדִינַת יִשְׂרָאֵל ‎ Medinat Yisra'el), is a country in Western Asia, located on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of Capital and largest city: Jerusalem (limited.

Palestine (Arabic: فلسطين ‎ Filasṭīn, Falasṭīn, Filisṭīn; Greek: Παλαιστίνη, Palaistinē; Latin: Palaestina; Hebrew: פלשתינה ‎ Palestina) is a geographic region in Western Asia usually considered to include Israel, the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, and in some definitions, parts of western Jordan.

The name was used by ancient Greek writers, and it was later. "Discovering Natural Israel is a unique and wonderful natural science book on the flora and fauna of Israel." -- Book-of-the-Month Club "Great reading, with a true naturalist's sensitivity." -- Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel "If there ever is an indispensable guide to take on your next trip to Israel, it is this book." -- The /5(7).

Flowers of Israel Plants of Israel named for Jerusalem. Quite a number of flowers of Israel are named after Jerusalem – and even more bear its name in Hebrew, if not in English.

One of my most treasured possessions is an olive-wood and leather bound book bought in Jerusalem by one of my ancestors on a visit here in the s. User Review - Flag as inappropriate This book is a Christian classic, well worth the read of any serious scholar of the Bible, or for anyone who has an interest in reading the adventures of what it was like to travel as an explorer through the land of Israel in the s when robbers and murderers abounded as well as ferocious animals.

As I read when investigating this book it is quote 5/5(1). Book Recommendation – Flora of Israel. Israelandyou recommends a new English language online guide to the Flora of Israel by Prof.

Emeritus Avinoam Danin and his son Barak Danin. This website provides detailed scientific information about the plant life of Israel: including photographs, distribution, habitat and morphological diagnostic characteristics. The Koren Tanakh of the Land of Israel: Exodus, edited by David Arnovitz et al.

(Koren Publishers, ), pages. Reviewed by Hayyim Angel. Koren Publishers has embarked on an impressive new project, a popular companion to the Torah presenting contemporary research on archaeology, Egyptology, flora and fauna, geology, the languages and realia of the ancient Near East.

Feliz also authored Flora and Fauna in the Mishna, a groundbreaking book considered a classic in the field. Pages from the Koren Israel Humash With Felix’s guidance, Amar started to Author: Doria Kahn.

Zohary (), winner of the Israel Prize for Life Sciences inwas a preeminent figure in the sphere of Israeli botany, and he compiled dozens of field guides on flora.

He was known for the pioneering classification system he developed for local flora, based on Darwin’s theory of evolution. 'Chovevei Zion 6' by Larry Abramson. Land based fauna is similarly quite diverse unique and rich with over species including mammals, reptiles, amphibians and birds. Furthermore, because of its unique position between Africa, Asia and Europe, Palestine is considered as a major grassroots for Migratory birds such as Storks and Pelicans.

Thoughtful insights from 32 top scholars continue the journey into the Book of Mormon's thousand-year span, aiding understanding of this sacred text. Mormon'. About the Book. Virtually undeveloped one hundred years ago, Israel, the promised "land of milk and honey," is in ecological disarray.

In this gripping book, Alon Tal provides--for the first time ever--a history of environmentalism in Israel, interviewing hundreds of experts and activists who have made it their mission to keep the country's remarkable development sustainable amid a century of. The bryophyte flora of Israel consists of taxa – of mosses and 39 of liverworts – comprising 9% of the described flora of Irael.

87 taxa were recorded in. Ein Gedi Botanical Garden: Flora, Fauna, Cute Animals & Birds - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Ein Gedi, Israel, at Tripadvisor.5/5().

Get this from a library. Israel. The land. [Debbie Smith] -- Introduces the history, geography, people, and economy of the state of Israel. This iBook contains an extensive resource on the actual flora of the (biblical) Land of Israel and an encyclopedic guide to the elements of nature: sky, earth, water and plants.

as well as other longer biblical and rabbinic texts and other Jewish environmental resources.The answer is that the poets’ quiver is filled with his sights, senses and experiences. And specifically in Eretz Yisrael, where almost all of the Psalms were penned, the flora, fauna, rivers, mountains, cities, caves, kings and nations were his muse.

In Sefer Tehillim, God, the nation of .israel-knowtheland- Shai Shvalb-“Know the Land” creates tour experiences, enchanted memories that last for a long time I offer tailor made tour experiences of The Land of Israel, customized tours to match your interests and wishes.