Akko

In the summer of 1976, I rented a car for a drive through northern Israel. In late afternoon I reached Akko, then a dusty Arab city on the northern coast. Also known as Acre, it had been captured by the Crusaders. In the novel
Exodus, Leon Uris pictured the fortress of Acre as a British prison for Zionist revolutionaries..

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Bicentennial Israel
Jerusalem
Akko
Sinai