Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem: Guide to the Collection, Third Edition, 2002.
A walking guide to the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem permanent exhibition, 147 pages with color photographs. Including a comprehensive fold-out time-line: a chronological chart of major events in the Ancient Near East.
Women at the Time of the Bible by Miriam Vamosh (Abingdon Press: 2008)
A fascinating exploration of life during Bible times.
Origins of the Alphabets: Introduction to Archaeology.
Paperback: 72 pages
Book Dimensions: 9.2 x 6.5 x 0.3 inches
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Read about the development of alphabets and scripts, the evolution of modern letter forms, more.
Food at the Time of the Bible: From Adam's Apple to the Last Supper
By Miriam Vamosh
Format: Paperback, 104pp
The Goddess of Sha'ar Hagolan: Excavations at a Neolithic Site in Israel (Hardcover)
by Yosef Garfinkel (Author)
106 color photos.
Publisher: Israel Exploration Society (2004)
The ancient settlement of Sha'ar Hagolan in the Jordan Valley has been intensively excavated in recent years and now is considered the main center of prehistoric art in Israel--and possibly the world...
'There is no city more beautiful, nor any better filled with all good things'
(al-Maqdisi, 985 CE).
Curators: Avner Raban, Ya'el D. Arnon and Rachel Pollak .
The bilingual (Hebrew / English) catalogue contains the following articles:
Avner Raban - Foreword
Ron Toueg - The Urban Planning of Islamic Caesarea
Cradle of Christianity
Edited by: Yael Israeli and David Mevorah
224 pages pages (English)
Archaeological finds relating to the life and death of Jesus of Nazareth, and the beginning of Christianity, early churches, and pilgrimage to the Holy Land are shown in this comprehensive exhibition catalogue, offering a sense of the character of the Holy Land in the early days of Christianity.
English edition: 19 black and white photos, 181 color photos, and 42 drawings
Publications of the Arch...
Scarabs, Chronology, and Interconnections
Egypt and Palestine in the Second Intermediate Period.
2007 XII-212 p. text + 228 p...
"People of the Sea; The Search for the Philistines" by Trude Dothan and Moshe Dothan
Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Company
Publication date: 1992
Bibliographic info: xii + 276 + 32 color plates
about the book :
The authors, both archaeologists and historians at universities in Israel, have devoted 30 years to studying the material culture and history of the Philistines, one of the sea people who migrated during the Late Bronze A...
Over the ages, oil lamps have vividly reflected the customs and aspirations of diverse societies dwelling in the Holy Land
Let There Be Light – Oil lamps from the Holy Land, December 2004, accompanies the fascinating exhibition on the development of the oil lamp through three thousand years, from biblical times through the beginning of Islam...
Catalogue of the Aramaic and Mandaic Incantation Bowls in the British Museum
by J. B. Segal (Author), Henrietta C. D. McCall (Author)
Hardcover: 239 pages
Publisher: British Museum Press (January 2000)
Catalogue of the Aramaic and Mandaic Incantation Bowls in the British Museum By J. B. Segal with a contribution by E. O. C. Hunter. London; British Museum Press, 2000. Pp. 239; plates. ...
A Treasury of Jewish Coins (Hardcover).
by Ya'akov Meshorer (Author).
Originally published in Hebrew, A Treasury of Jewish Coins was awarded Israel's literary achievement Ben Zvi Prize in 2000. This new volume replaces Meshorer's classic Ancient Jewish Coinage (Vols. I & II) in a single book, fully expanded and updated as a new work and comprising all of the latest theories and information in this field...
Publications of the Archaeology Wing , The Israel Museum Jerusalem.
The Immortals of Ancient Egypt:From the Abraham Gutterman Collection of Ancient Egyptian Art
Dr.Daphna Ben-Tor, Curator of Egyptian Archaeology at Israeli Museum in Jerusalem)
175 pages, softcover
A glimpse into the Egyptian aspiration for immortality conveyed through 144 objects from the Abraham Gutterman Collection, now at the Israel Museum.
103 black and white plates, 17 color plates, and 2 illustrations...
Illness and Healing in Ancient Times
Hecht Museum, University of Haifa
Nili Shupak -And Joseph Commanded His Servants the Physicians to Embalms His Father’ (Genesis 50:2):
The Physicians in the Joseph Story
Rivka Gerst - Gods of Medicine in the Greek and Roman World
Joe Zias - Health and Healing in the Land of Israel - A Paleopathological Perspective
Karl Reinhard and Peter Warnock - Archaeoparasitiology and the Analysis of the Latrine Pit Soils from the City...
Wine is one of the oldest beverages known to mankind. Since the dawn of civilization, it has been renowned for its power to impact joy, allay fears, foster inspiration, arouse love, and blur the boundaries between reality and fantasy. Owing to its ability to change one's mood and affect the senses, this remarkable beverage has been attributed with mysterious powers...
A Comprehensive Catalog of Oil Lamps of the Holy Land from the Adler Collection By Noam Adler.JERUSALEM
Beautifully illustrated collection of more than 1,000 ancient oil lamps in the Adler Collection of Jerusalem, which has been featured in an exhibition at the Bible Lands Museum. This is a remarkable collection of lamps from 2200 BC up to the Crusader Period.
Coins of the Holy Land: The Abraham and Marian Sofaer Collection at The American Numismatic Society and the Israel Museum (Ancient Coins in North American Collections)
Author: Ya’akov Meshorer with Gabi Bijovsky and Wolfgang Fischer-Bossert...
Islamic Art through the Ages
Masterpieces of the Islamic Museum of al-Haram al-Sharif (al-Aqsa Mosque) Jerusalem
Dr.Marwan F. Abu Khalaf, 1998
For the first time, the historical collection of artwork in the Islamic Museum of al-Haran al-Sharif is available in a full-color catalog...