PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World In 1917, Jerusalem tried to surrender to a British army cook who was lost looking for eggs Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/691218/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend The real story of the fall of Jerusalem 99 years ago was no "Lawrence of Arabia." In fact, it is full of mishaps.