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    The Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls (Studies in the Dead Sea Scrolls and Related Literature) (Hardback) By (author) Jodi Magness

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    DescriptionWritten with an expert's insight yet an easily readable style, this important book is certain to reinvigorate discussion of this monumental archaeological find. Like the Dead Sea Scrolls, the Qumran site continues to be the object of intense scholarly debate. In a book intended to introduce general readers to this fascinating area of study, Magness provides an overview of the archaeology of Qumran and presents an exciting new interpretation of this ancient community based on information found in the Scrolls and other contemporary documents.


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    Title
    The Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jodi Magness
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 238
    Width: 160 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 581 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780802845894
    ISBN 10: 0802845894
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.5
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    B&T Merchandise Category: REL
    B&T General Subject: 690
    BIC subject category V2: HBJF1
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FB
    LC subject heading:
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDA
    BISAC V2.8: HIS022000, REL072000
    BIC subject category V2: HDDH
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 933
    DC22: 296.1/55
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: REL040040
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: REL006000, HIS019000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: BM175.Q6 M
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: BM175.Q6 M34 2002
    Thema V1.0: NHC, NHG, NKD
    Publisher
    William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
    Imprint name
    William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
    Publication date
    10 October 2002
    Publication City/Country
    Grand Rapids
    Author Information
    Jodi Magness, associate professor of classical & Near Eastern archaeology at Tufts University, Medford, Mass., has participated in twenty excavations in Israel and Greece
    Review quote
    "An admirably clear and concise progress report on what is known about this spectacular discovery."