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Learn about how early historians, including James Ussher, Sebastian Adams, and Isaac Newton, calculated historical dates using the Bible!
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  1. The Annals of the World
    The Annals of the World
    James Ussher
    Master Books / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $34.99 Retail: $44.99 Save 22% ($10.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW515105

Spanning the years between creation and A.D. 70, Archbishop Ussher's 17th-century masterpiece recorded world history---and made it! Now his influential classic is available in modern English. Completely indexed, precisely dated, and filled with fascinating historical detail from the ancient world, it's a must-have reference for your library or classroom. 960 pages, 8.5" x 11" softcover from Master Books.

  1. The Annals of the World: James Ussher's Classic Survey  of the World, Book and CD-ROM
    The Annals of the World: James Ussher's Classic Survey of the World, Book and CD-ROM
    James Ussher
    Master Books / 2003 / Hardcover
    $54.99 Retail: $69.99 Save 21% ($15.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 8 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW513600

Spanning creation to A.D. 70, Archbishop Ussher's 17th-century masterpiece recorded world history---and made it! Now his influential classic is available in modern English. Completely indexed, precisely dated, and filled with fascinating historical detail from the ancient world, it's a must-have reference for your library or classroom. Includes a CD-ROM of Ussher's chronology. 960 pages, slipcased hardcover from Master Books.

  1. Newton's Revised History of Ancient Kingdoms: A Complete Chronology
    Newton's Revised History of Ancient Kingdoms: A Complete Chronology
    Sir Issac Newton
    Master Books / 2009 / Hardcover
    $20.69 Retail: $22.99 Save 10% ($2.30)
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    Stock No: WW515563

An astonishing work by a brilliant mind! Basing his conclusions on classical research, Newton does for the secular history of early nations what Ussher did for biblical history. From the ancient Greeks to Alexander the Great, he uses logic, astronomy, and his own observations to establish a sound chronology of events that shaped the archaic world. 208 pages, hardcover from Master Books.

  1. The Chronology of the Old Testament
    The Chronology of the Old Testament
    Floyd Nolen Jones
    Master Books / 2004 / Hardcover
    $25.99 Retail: $32.99 Save 21% ($7.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW51416X

The goal of this book is to demonstrate "that every chronological statement contained in the Sacred Writ is consistent with all other chronological statements contained there-in. "The author carefully and thoroughly investigates the chronological and mathematical facts of the Old Testament, proving them to be accurate and reliable. This biblically sound, scholarly, and easy-to-understand book will enlighten and astound its readers with solutions and alternatives to many questions Bible scholars have had over the centuries.
Were there 66, 70, or 75 "souls" in Egypt when Jacob arrived? Were the Hebrews in Egypt for 430 years, or a shorter length of time? How long did Jacob have to wait before marrying the first of Laban's daughters, and how long did he wait for the second? What year was Christ born? With reliable explanatory text, charts, and diagrams, this book provides a systematic framework of the chronology of the Bible from Genesis through the life of Christ. Features:

  • Solution to the chronology of Judges
  • Solution to Daniel 9:2, the 483-year prophecy
  • Solution to the length of the Hebrews' sojourn in Egypt
  • Solution to the "number of souls" in Egypt when Jacob came there
  • Chronology of the life of Christ
  • Chronology of the kings of the divided monarchy
  • 48 charts, graphs, and diagrams
  • Fully indexed/complete bibliography
  • Full sized wall charts available as a free download
    1. Adam's Chart of History: A Chronology of Ancient, Modern, and Biblical History, 21 panels
      Adam's Chart of History: A Chronology of Ancient, Modern, and Biblical History, 21 panels
      Sebastian Adams
      Master Books / 2007 / Other
      $24.89 Retail: $36.99 Save 33% ($12.10)
      5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
      Availability: Expected to ship on or about 01/08/19.
      Stock No: WW515136
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    The foldout chart features detailed, full-color drawings of various stages of history, from Adam and Eve to the late 19th century, with handwritten commentary throughout. Perfect for educational settings or Sunday school walls, it includes the descriptive booklet that was originally published with the chart. Follows James Ussher's time-line from The Annals of the World, the inspiration for Adam's monumental work. PANELS ONLY.

    1. Adams Chronological Chart or Map of History Foldout
      Adams Chronological Chart or Map of History Foldout
      Sebastian Adams
      Master Books / 2007 / Hardcover
      $31.89 Retail: $44.99 Save 29% ($13.10)
      5 Stars Out Of 5 13 Reviews
      Availability: Expected to ship on or about 12/18/18.
      Stock No: WW515051
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    Based on Ussher's The Annals of the World and featuring colorful artwork representing people and events from creation to the late 19th century, this vintage biblical and historical timeline was originally published in 1871. Post it on your walls and let it inform your kids' imaginations as they learn. Features 21 foldout 13" x 28" panels.