Oxford Bible Atlas (Updated) (4TH ed.)
Editor: Adrian Curtis
|The newest edition of the Oxford Bible Atlas teems with 27 stunning maps, 81 vibrant full-color illustrations, color photos, and a revised text that reflects the newest developments in biblical scholarship.|
Full-page maps show the geography of the Bible's accounts in vivid detail. Sumptuous full-color illustrations and photographs bring entire regions and their peoples to life.
Editor Adrian Curtis' incisive and enthusiastic commentary takes into account interpretations by the best biblical scholars in the world. The text describes the land of Palestine, the ancient Near Eastern and east Mediterranean. Historical periods are clearly outlined, and the major civilizations with which the Jews and early Christians came into contact are described in vivid historical context. The Atlas also includes a fully illustrated survey of archaeology and its importance for bible study.
The Oxford Bible Atlas is an outstanding guide to the geography, history and archaeology of the Holy Land throughout biblical history, from Exodus to the New Testament. Lavishly printed in full-color on fine, sturdy paper and uniquely affordable, the Oxford Bible Atlas Fourth Edition is a perfect guide for history buffs and students of the Bible.
* Comprehensively revised, to take account of modern scholarship
* Now with full-colour maps and illustrations
* A superb guide to the geography, history, and archaeology of Bible lands
"Very up to date... stunning photographs... an exciting handbook that needs to be readily to hand for any serious Bible scholar of any age."-Common Ground: Council of Christians and Jews
"Accurate and interesting... Scholarly, accessible content, quality maps and photos, uncluttered format, and flat, sturdy binding create a resource that can be trusted and consulted for years." --CHOICE
Review from the previous edition:
"The Oxford Bible Atlas is likely to become a standard text for bible professors who wish to provide their students with reliable historical and geographical information."--Journal of the American Academy of Religion
Features: Bibliography, Glossary, Illustrated, Index, Maps, Price on Product, Table of Contents
Physical Info: 0.6" H x 10.7" L x 8.1" W (1.65 lbs) 229 pages
Carton Quantity: 14
US SRP: 24.95 US
Pub Date: June 01, 2009
Features: Bibliography, Dust Cover, Illustrated, Index, Maps, Price on Product, Table of Contents
Physical Info: 0.9" H x 11.1" L x 8.46" W (2.31 lbs) 229 pages
Carton Quantity: 12
US SRP: $ 35.00 US
Pub Date: May 01, 2007
- Biblical Studies | Reference | Atlases
- Religion | Biblical Reference | Atlases
- Religious Orientation | Christian
- Theometrics | Academic
- Theometrics | Mainline
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
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|Oxford Bible Atlas (Updated) (4TH ed.)|
Editor: Adrian Curtis
isbn - 10
The newest edition of the Oxford Bible Atlas teems with 27 stunning maps, 81 vibrant full-color illustrations, color photos, and a revised text that reflects the newest developments in biblical scholarship.