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Manners & customs in the Bible : an illustrated guide to daily life in Bible times

Author: Victor Harold Matthews
Publisher: Peabody, Mass. : Hendrickson Publishers, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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This resource will help readers gain invaluable background information on the Bible's culture, its people, and how they lived. Each chapter furnishes an introduction to the historical, political, and physical setting of five basic periods in Israel's history. Drawing from clues in the biblical text, archaeological discoveries, and contemporary documents, Dr. Matthews opens up both difficult and overly familiar  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Harold Matthews
ISBN: 1565637046 9781565637047 9781598560596 159856059X
OCLC Number: 62766693
Description: 256 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Ancestral period --
Exodus-settlement period --
Monarchy period --
Exile and return --
Intertestamental and New Testament period.
Other Titles: Manners and customs
Responsibility: Victor H. Matthews.
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Including photos and images, this resource helps readers gain valuable cultural background on the biblical world. Each chapter furnishes an introduction to the political and physical setting of  Read more...

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