MEMOIRES ENGRAVED IN STONE: Palestinian Urban Mansions

This book traces the architectural and social history of seventeen urban families and mansions in sixteen Palestinian towns. With sensitivity and passion, the young author takes the reader on a journey through Jerusalem, Acre, Jaffa, Haifa, Nazareth, Safad, Jinin, Qalqilya, Nablus, Ramallah, el-Bireh, Bethlehem, Bayt Jala, Jericho, and Hebron. Beautiful photographs by Mia Grondahl illustrate the text on these hidden architectural treasures of Palestine.

Author: Diala Khasawneh

Photo: Mia Gröndahl

Riwaq, 2001.

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More photos by Mia Gröndahl for Riwaq.