image: A moment of peace: David and Bathsheba (1562) by Jan Massys offers a tranquil view of a city that has spurred more conflict than any other
Review: Jerusalem: The Biographyby Simon Sebag Montefiore (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, £25)

image: A moment of peace: David and Bathsheba (1562) by Jan Massys offers a tranquil view of a city that has spurred more conflict than any other

Review: Jerusalem: The Biography
by Simon Sebag Montefiore (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, £25)