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By Ephraim Stern

Each year hundreds of thousands of lovers, either beginner undefined, spend the summer season months digging within the sands of Israel hoping to discover goods that relate in a roundabout way to the locations or occasions depicted within the Bible. millions extra view artifacts in museums and lengthy to understand the complete tales in the back of them. Archaeology of the Land of the Bible, quantity II, is the fundamental ebook for them all

In Ephraim Stern's sequel to Archaeology of the Land of the Bible, quantity I , via Amihai Mazar, this world-renowned archaeologist who has directed excavations within the Holy Land for a few years deals a dramatic examine how archaeological study contributes to our realizing of the connections among heritage and the tales mentioned within the Bible. Stern writes approximately quite a few artifacts unearthed lately and relates them to the Assyrian, Babylonian, and Persian classes within the Bible. followed via images and illustrations of infrequent historical relics starting from loved ones pottery to superbly crafted jewellery and sculpture. His discussions convey the biblical global to life.

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