This photograph taken along the highway entering Jerusalem shows rusting truck chasis’ as a reminder of the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. Smolski writes about the dangers faced by convoys entering the city during the war in his 1980 article Glorious Pre-Industrial City.
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Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949; Transportation--Roads--Israel--Jerusalem;
Smolski, Chet, "Jerusalem: Truck Chasis from 1948 War on Roadside" (2011). Smolski Images. 729.
Israel-Arab War, highways, ruins