Archaeology of the Land of the Bible

Archaeology of the Land of the Bible : The Assyrian, Babylonian, and Persian Periods, 732-332 BCE

By (author) Ephraim Stern , By (author) Amihay Mazar

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Every year thousands of enthusiasts, both amateur and professional, spend the summer months digging in the sands of Israel hoping to find items that relate in some way to the places or events depicted in the Bible. Thousands more view artifacts in museums and long to know the full stories behind them. Archaeology of the Land of the Bible, Volume II, is the essential book for all of them In Ephraim Stern's sequel to Archaeology of the Land of the Bible,"" Volume I, by Amihai Mazar, this world-renowned archaeologist who has directed excavations in the Holy Land for many years offers a dramatic look at how archaeological research contributes to our understanding of the connections between history and the stories recounted in the Bible. Stern writes about various artifacts unearthed in recent years and relates them to the Assyrian, Babylonian, and Persian periods in the Bible. Accompanied by photographs and illustrations of rare ancient relics ranging from household pottery to beautifully crafted jewelry and sculpture. His discussions bring the biblical world to life.

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  • Hardback | 666 pages
  • 157.48 x 238.76 x 43.18mm | 1,133.98g
  • 27 Mar 2001
  • Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • London
  • English
  • 0385424507
  • 9780385424509

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