Carta's New Century Handbook and Atlas of the Bible   -     By: Anson F. Rainey, R. Steven Notley
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Carta's New Century Handbook and Atlas of the Bible

Carta Jerusalem / 2007 / Hardcover

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Travel back to the ancient world and see through the eyes of the Israelites and Judeans with this concise combination of Carta's New Century Handbook and The Sacred Bridge. With its regional focus on the Levant, it connects historical roots to current events; depicts biblical history using ancient sources; and provides geographical perspectives of familiar accounts. 280 pages, hardcover from Hendrickson.

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 280
Vendor: Carta Jerusalem
Publication Date: 2007
Dimensions: 12.00 X 9.00 (inches)
ISBN: 9652207039
ISBN-13: 9789652207036
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Publisher's Description

This detailed handbook of the Biblical World presents the reader with a review of the ancient world, from the Fourth Millennium BCE up through the Bar Kochba Revolt of 132-135 CE. It is a detailed backdrop to the Holy Scriptures and reviews all the major Empires and salient events which bear so heavily upon an understanding of the Biblical world. This?t events which bear so heavily upon an understanding of the Biblical world. This? Handbook? - a masterpiece of scholarship - is a concise version of the more extensive? Sacred Bridge,

Publisher Description

A concise version of The Sacred Bridge: Carta’s Atlas of the Biblical World (see below), is meant for use by all those who have a love for biblical history. College teachers will find it useful for undergraduates alongside the standard Carta Bible Atlas, which it complements by being more of a historical geography.

This concise version will augment the personal Bible study of all who seek a straightforward understanding of biblical history. Nevertheless, the reader will still have the sense that sacred history came about in a real world, a realm illumined by a multitude of discoveries and studies during the past two hundred years. Furthermore, the geographical dimension of the Bible accounts is being thoroughly presented. Every Bible student may thus put himself in the ancient reality and feel the events as they were experienced by the ancient Israelites and their neighbors.

This new historical handbook and atlas will enrich the Bible reading experience of a wide audience for whom the Sacred Canon enjoys special significance in their lives.

Anson F. Rainey, Th.M., Ph.D., is emeritus professor of Ancient Near Eastern Cultures and Semitic Linguistics and adjunct professor of Historical Geography at Bar Ilan University and the American Institute for Holy Land Studies.

R. Steven Notley, Ph.D., is professor of Biblical Studies at the New York City campus of Nyack College and former chairman of the Department of New Testament Studies at the American Institute for Holy Land Studies.

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