Old City of Acre (UNESCO/NHK)

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James Blake Wiener
by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
published on 27 July 2018

Acre is a historic walled port-city with continuous settlement from the Phoenician period. The present city is characteristic of a fortified town dating from the Ottoman 18th and 19th centuries A.D., with typical urban components such as the citadel, mosques, khans and baths. The remains of the Crusader town, dating from 1104 to 1291 A.D., lie almost intact, both above and below today's street level.
Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1042/

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Kyokai, U. T. N. N. H. (2018, July 27). Old City of Acre (UNESCO/NHK). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1463/old-city-of-acre-unesconhk/

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Kyokai, UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso. "Old City of Acre (UNESCO/NHK)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 27, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1463/old-city-of-acre-unesconhk/.

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Kyokai, UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso. "Old City of Acre (UNESCO/NHK)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 27 Jul 2018. Web. 04 Feb 2023.

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