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Accho (ăk`ō), Old Testament variant of AkkoAkko
, Fr. Saint-Jean d'Acre, Arab. Acca, city (1994 pop. 45,300), NW Israel, a port on the Bay of Haifa (an arm of the Mediterranean Sea). Its manufactures include iron and steel, chemicals, and textiles. The city was captured (A.D.
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RONEN YITZHAK is a lecturer in Middle Eastern History at Western Galilee College in Acre, Israel
. He has published a number of articles about the history of Jordan and about the 1948 War.
Participating in this study were 510 parents of the first graders enrolled in 21 classrooms in 7 Jewish schools in Acre, Israel
. Of these parents, 236 parents participated in the School Family Partnership (SFP) program and 274 were in comparison schools.
-- The holiest place on earth for Baha'is is an 19th century mansion and surrounding grounds outside this historic city in northern Israel.