By John C. H. Laughlin

From the ruins of the traditional seashore urban of Acco, to the small yet archaeologically vital city of Yokneam, Fifty significant towns of the Bible presents readers with a complete consultant to the traditional towns that performed a necessary function on the planet from which the Bible originated.

Not in simple terms masking popular towns corresponding to Jerusalem and Jericho, the ebook additionally contains lesser recognized cities like Aroer, Beth-Zur and Gibeah, that have all supplied their very own helpful contributions to the way we now comprehend the biblical world.

A attention-grabbing, easy-to-follow textual content, key gains include:

* the biblical context of every urban or city

* a precis of its identified archeological background

* non-biblical references to the positioning

* pictures and illustrations

* a concise bibliography for additional interpreting

Also supplied is a convenient reference map to the most important archaeological websites in Israel, in addition to chronological tables for simple reference.

Concise, informative and excessive available, Fifty significant towns of the Bible is an excellent assessment of the towns and cities that made up the Biblical international, and a vital source for college students and enthusiasts.

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