Ancient Israel : a short history from Abraham to the Roman destruction of the Temple / edited by Hershel Shanks

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Subjects: Jews--History--To 70 A.D
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : Biblical Archaeology Society, c1988
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: xix, 267 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Additional Authors: Shanks, Hershel
Notes: LCCN: 88071586
ISBN: 096130894X :$23.95
ISBN: 9780961308940
ISBN: 0130364355 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9780130364357 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references
Contents: The patriarchal age : Abraham, Isaac and Jacob / P. Kyle McCarter, Jr. -- Israel in Egypt : the Egyptian sojourn and the Exodus / Nahum M. Sarna -- The settlement in Canaan / Joseph A. Callaway -- The united monarchy : Saul, David and Solomon / André Lemaire -- The divided monarchy : the kingdoms of Judah and Israel / Siegfried H. Horn -- Exile and return : from the Babylonian destruction to the reconstruction of the Jewish state / James D. Purvis -- The age of Hellenism : Alexander the Great and the rise and fall of the Hasmonean Kingdom / Lee I. A. Levine -- Roman domination : the Jewish revolt and the destruction of the Second Temple / Shaye J.D. Cohen
SWORD copy given by Dr. Edna Southard, Curator, Art Museum, Miami University (Oxford, Ohio)
Donation Info: Donor : Southard, Edna Carter, 1945-
OCLC Number: 18291675
ISBN/ISSN: 096130894X