Let history come alive as you gaze through the various times and customs featured in famous Bible stories. Recreating the settings of these stories, the illustrations and diagrams will bring the drama vividly to life. Includes stories taken from the books of the Bible, such as Genesis, Exodus, 1 and 2 Kings, The Gospels, Acts, Revelation, and more! Excellent reference guide.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 64 Vendor: Lion Children's Publication Date: 2012 Dimensions: 10.25 X 8.75 (inches)
ISBN: 0745960154 ISBN-13: 9780745960159 Availability: In Stock Ages: 9-12
An exciting tour of the great events of the Bible in their geographical and historical setting This book enables young readers to access the Bible by linking its main stories and people to its fascinating and diverse historical and geographical setting. Key to this book are 14 astonishingly detailed reconstructive vistas from the ancient world, picking out salient points in biblical history including the great flood, the people of Israel in Egypt, Jerusalem, Capernaum, and more. These vistas punctuate chapters which further uncover the people, places, and events of the Bible, illustrated with carefully referenced narrative pictures and informative maps which continue to unfold the great sweep of biblical events. The result is engaging and accessible to young readers, both browsers and aspiring scholars.