The Last Taxi to Ramallah

The Peripatetic Historian reaches the end of his journey to the east, and begins his sojourn in Ramallah, Palestine

The muezzins began at 4:25 a.m. our first morning in Palestine. Green floodlights lit the minarets on three mosques across the Wadi al Dilb. Male voices, amplified by an encircling ring of loudspeakers, scaled the notes of…



Join author, historian, and photographer Richard J. Goodrich as he travels our amazing world. A place is shaped by its history, and the Peripatetic Historian explores it one step at a time.

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Richard J. Goodrich - The Peripatetic Historian

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