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The quest for the Ark of the Covenant : the true history of the tablets of Moses

Author: S C Munro-Hay
Publisher: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York : Distributed by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New pbk. edView all editions and formats
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From ancient texts to local stories, from the Bible to the writings of sixteenth and seventeenth century Jesuits, this work traces the extraordinary legend of Ethiopia's Ark in what is a triumph of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: S C Munro-Hay
ISBN: 1845112482 9781845112486
OCLC Number: 84732944
Notes: Originally published in hardback: 2005.
Description: xi, 276 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Historical outline --
The great myth: Solomon and Sheba --
The Tabot and the Ark: the mysterious altars of Ethiopia --
The Ark and the tablets: from King Solomon to Queen Gudit --
The Ark of Zion: the coming of the Ark --
Mary of Zion: the dwelling place of the Ark --
The 'Ark' at Aksum Seyon? Conclusions --
Appendix: Selected documentation.
Responsibility: Stuart Munro-Hay.

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