The Holy Land

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Time-Life Books, 1992 - Bible - 168 pages
Detailed essays, extensive photos, and informative sidebars describe life in the ancient Holy Land, focusing on Jerusalem, Ashkelon, the Qumran, Herod, and the significant places of Jesus' life, showing the results of significant archaeological digs; also includes a time line and a bibliography.

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Excavators working in 2,600 year old tombs in Jerusalem in 1983, found a silver scroll case used in the 7th century BC with the characters yod-he-waw-he. This is the oldest Tetragrammaton yet found ... Read full review

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Excavators working in 2,600 year old tombs in Jerusalem in 1983, found a silver scroll case used in the 7th century BC with the characters yod-he-waw-he. This is the oldest Tetragrammaton yet found ... Read full review

Contents

A Painters Pilgrimage
38
The Many Ages of Ashkelon
75
The Treasures of Qumran
109
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