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    Know Your Bible: All 66 Books Explained and Applied
    Paul Kent
    Barbour Publishing / 2008 / Mass Paperback
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  2. The Illustrated Guide to Bible Customs and Curiosities: More Than 750 Entries on Why They Did What They Did
    The Illustrated Guide to Bible Customs and Curiosities: More Than 750 Entries on Why They Did What They Did
    George Knight
    Barbour Publishing / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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    Donald B. DeYoung
    Baker Books / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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    George W. Knight
    Barbour Publishing / 2015 / Trade Paperback
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  1. Understanding the Maccabean Revolt: 167 to 63 BCE- An Introductory Atlas
    Understanding the Maccabean Revolt: 167 to 63 BCE- An Introductory Atlas
    Michael Avi-Yonah, Shmuel Safrai, Ze'ev Safrai
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The harsh decrees of Antiochus Epiphanes against the Jews had the opposite effect from what he had intended. When he forbade religious practices and had the temple dedicated to a pagan deity, he sparked a Jewish struggle for freedom that lasted for over two decades, ushering in the Hasmonean dynasty.

Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical and Post-Biblical Antiquity

Written and edited by a world-class historian and a highly respected biblical scholar, with contributions by many others, The Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical and Post-Biblical Antiquity is a unique reference work that provides background cultural and technical information on the world of the Hebrew Bible and New Testament from 2000 BC to approximately AD 600.

With 115 different articles ranging from 5-20 pages in length, this substantive reference work explains details of domestic life, technology, culture, laws, and religious practices, with extensive bibliographic material for further exploration. Whether as individual articles, individual volumes, or the complete four-volume set, this compendium of essays offers scholars, pastors, students, and professors an indispensable resource for biblical study, exegesis, and sermon preparation.

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  1. Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity: Slavery - eBookeBOOK
    Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity: Slavery - eBook
    Edwin M. Yamauchi, Marvin R. Wilson
    Hendrickson Publishers / 2016 / ePub
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  2. Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity: Names - eBookeBOOK
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    Edwin M. Yamauchi, Marvin R. Wilson
    Hendrickson Publishers / 2016 / ePub
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    Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity: Military Technology & Tactics - eBook
    Edwin M. Yamauchi, Marvin R. Wilson
    Hendrickson Publishers / 2016 / ePub
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    Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity: Weapons - eBook
    Edwin M. Yamauchi, Marvin R. Wilson
    Hendrickson Publishers / 2016 / ePub
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  1. Antiquity, Volume 1: A-Da
    Antiquity, Volume 1: A-Da
    Edwin M. Yamauchi, Marvin R. Wilson
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  2. Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity, Volume 2:De-H
    Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity, Volume 2:De-H
    Edwin M. Yamauchi, Marvin R. Wilson
    Hendrickson Publishers / 2015 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical and Post-Biblical Antiquity, Volume 3: I-N
    Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical and Post-Biblical Antiquity, Volume 3: I-N
    Edwin M. Yamauchi, Marvin R. Wilson
    Hendrickson Publishers / 2016 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical  Antiquity, Volume 4: O-Z
    Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity, Volume 4: O-Z
    Edwin M. Yamauchi, Marvin R. Wilson
    Hendrickson Publishers / 2016 / Trade Paperback
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  2. A Quick Look at Christian History: A Chronological Timeline Through the Centuries - Slightly Imperfect
    A Quick Look at Christian History: A Chronological Timeline Through the Centuries - Slightly Imperfect
    George Thomas Kurian
    Harvest House Publishers / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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  3. The New Strong's Concise Concordance & Vine's Concise Dictionary of the Bible: One Handy Volume
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    Thomas Nelson / Hardcover
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    Jack W. Hayford
    Thomas Nelson / 1995 / Hardcover
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    The Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary - Slightly Imperfect
    Edited by Tremper Longman III
    Baker Books / 2013 / Hardcover
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    Robert J. Morgan
    B&H Books / 2010 / Trade Paperback
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    Bruce Wilkinson, Kenneth Boa
    Thomas Nelson / Hardcover
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    Rose Publishing / 2008 / Hardcover
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