Postcards from the Holy Land is a unique book which will appeal to both those who are interested in old picture postcards and those who want to learn more about the Holy Land (Israel / Palestine) during the Ottoman Era. Picture postcards are used as a guide to tell the history of this region at a time before the disputes which dominate the news today. The book is not geared to any one religion or people and will appeal equally to Christians, Jews and Muslims. This 385 page, 8 1/2 x 11 all color book features over 400 stunning images from the 1880-1918 period. The book also features a foreword written by Alan Dershowitz, the bestselling author, renowned defense attorney and Professor at Harvard Law School.