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Two men on mules look towards a lake from the top of a hill

Title Lac Merom -Lake Merom -Terre-Sainte. Introduction by Abbé Eugène Bossard. Published by La Maison de la Bonne Press, Paris.
Additional Titles Lake Merom
Terre-Sainte. Introduction by Abbé Eugène Bossard. Published by La Maison de la Bonne Press, Paris.
Co-Author Maison de la Bonne Presse
Creation Date 1938
Notes Photograph is printed in a book with a description beneath in French
printed description: " Le lac Mérom, aujourd'hui lac de Houlé, est un bassin triangulaire de 5 mètres de profondeur
il est à 83 mètres au-dessus du niveau de la Méditerannée. Il est entouré de marais peuplés de pélicans et de canards, où se vautrent les buffles des Bédouins. Du côté Nord, les papyrus forment un fourre impénétrable. Ce lac a été regardé comme le Khoul araméen, Gen., X., 23. Josué battit sur ses bords les Cananéens alliés de Jabin, roi d'Hazor, Josué, XI. Le Jourdain le traverse." Initials "B+P" are printed at the lower left of the photograph and the photographer's [unreadable] signature is at the right side
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Format 1 item : b&w
24.9 x 19.90 cm ( 9.875 x 7.875 in)..
Language English
System Number 997000058070405171
Links ALBUM_83
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