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...
Food at the Time of the Bible: From Adam's Apple to the Last Supper
By Miriam Vamosh
Format: Paperback, 104pp
Knights of the Holy Land:The Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem
Edited by Silvia Rozenberg
Exhibition catalogue, 325 pages, softcover
A comprehensive study of the Crusaders and their impact on the Holy Land
26 black and white plates, 240 color plates, and 18 illustrations.
The Israel Museum, Publications of the Archaeology Wing.
The Reuben and Edith Hecht Collection - A
Ancient Means of Exchange, Weights and Coins
The 200-page, bilingual (Hebrew/English) catalog contains a detailed discussion of some 800 ancient means of payment, weights, and coins found in the collection of the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum at the University of Haifa
The Contents of the Catalogue:
Ancient Means of Exchange
Metal Ingots as Means of Exchange
STILLWELL, AGNES NEWHALL & BENSON, J.L, CORINTH Volume XV Part III, The Potter's Quarter: The Pottery, The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Princeton, 1984
From the Results Conducted by The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, and with contributions by Alan L. Boegehold and Cedric G. Boulter, the artifacts presented here have great value apart from the circumstances of their finding...
Origins of the Alphabets: Introduction to Archaeology.
Paperback: 72 pages
Book Dimensions: 9.2 x 6.5 x 0.3 inches
Shipping : $5
Read about the development of alphabets and scripts, the evolution of modern letter forms, more.
Scarabs, Chronology, and Interconnections
Egypt and Palestine in the Second Intermediate Period.
2007 XII-212 p. text + 228 p...
Animals from the Leo Mildenberg Collection
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. ...
Ancient Jerusalem Revealed presents the archaeological discoveries in Jerusalem from the mid-1970s through the 1980s and into the 1990s. It continues and complements the first volume of Jerusalem Revealed. Together, both volumes broadly summarize the results and achievements of the recent archaeological activities in Jerusalem, and testify to the tremendous efforts invested during the last two-and-a-half decades by Israeli scholars and archaeological institutions...
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...
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...
Out of Noah's Ark. Animals in Ancient Art from the Leo Mildenberg Collection, Patricia E. Mottahedeh, ed..
VERY NICE Catalog of the special exhibition.
196pp. catalogue of 155 items, coloured plates & bl.& wh. illustrations, bibliography,Hard cover.
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...
Catalog that accompanies a fascinating exhibition which delves into the formation and function of awe-inspiring monsters and supernatural composite creatures that were prominent in the imagination of the peoples of the ancient Near East and the classical world.
The catalogue is divided into four main chapters each with comprehensive articles on The Creatures of the Sea, Creatures of the Earth, Creatures of the Air and The Battles of the Gods and Mortals against the Monsters.
Edited by ...
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...
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.
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...