National Geographic : 1957 Dec
© National Geographic Society 862 "And When the Queen of Sheba Heard of the Fame of Solomon...She Cae to Jerusalem . . . Inheriting from David a kingdom unified and at peace, Solomon embarked on a vast program of trade and construction. He strove to exceed all the kings of the earth in riches. Streams of foreigners visiting Jerusalem to sample his wisdom were dazzled by the sheen of ivory and the glitter of gold in his magnificent palace.