Exploring Machines, Buildings, & Weaponry of Biblical Times adds a new dimension to your Bible reading. While many books discuss people and places of the Bible, this unique reference addresses the engineering feats of the ancient world. Sanitation systems, means of transportation, defensive weapons, housing and more are clearly explained through vivid descriptions and 211 accurate, original line drawings. Max Schwartz provides a fascinating study of Biblical engineering spanning from the Old Testament to the New, while also investigating the archaeological remains from other cultures. 250 pages, hardcover. Also includes a glossary of building terms at the back.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 272 Vendor: Thomas Nelson Publication Date: 2003 Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0529117940 ISBN-13: 9780529117946 UPC: 005291179404 Availability: In Stock
Find the answers to questions like: How did the people of the ancient world build those magnificent palaces and fortresses? What type of sanitation systems did they have? How were catapults and battering rams constructed?