Georgia was also on one of the branches of the Silk Road, which carried trade from China and India to Europe.
Metropolitan Tel Aviv, with 2.5 million Jews, is the world's largest Jewish city.
It is followed by New York, with 1.9 million, Haifa 655,000, Los Angeles 621,000, Jerusalem 570,000, and southeast Florida 514,000.
(1901), a "true" copy of the 1662 BCP, without any of the unauthorized changes which had crept in over the years.
The Convocation Prayer Book (1879), an attempt by the Convocations of York & Canterbury to modify certain rubrics in the 1662 BCP.
At that time the Bagratid dynasty founded an independent and powerful Georgian nation.