The Penguin Historical Atlas of the Bible Lands (Paperback)

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A fascinating companion to the world's most influential book, the Bible

Expertly exploring the relationship between the books of the Bible and the land from which they came, The Penguin Historical Atlas of the Bible Lands offers:

--Detailed maps on topics ranging from the wanderings of Abraham to modern Jerusalem
--A comprehensive timeline comparing developments in Mesopotamia, Syria, Egypt, Asia Minor, Greece, and Rome
--Features on the alphabet, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and the Zionist Movement
--Coverage beyond the biblical period that examines the Islamic conquests, the Crusades, and the current struggles between the Israelis and Palestinians

Comprehensive, intriguing, and useful for a myriad of disciplines, The Penguin Historical Atlas of the Bible Lands will deepen every reader's understanding of the bestselling book of all time.

About the Author


Caroline Hull has taught art history and medieval history at the universities of Manchester and Lancaster.

Andrew Jotischky is senior lecturer in medieval history at Lancaster University in the United Kingdom. He is the author of several books on medieval monasticism and the Crusades.



Product Details
ISBN: 9780141026879
ISBN-10: 0141026871
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: June 30th, 2009
Pages: 144
Language: English
Series: Penguin Historical Atlas