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Product Description: A combination of authoritative scholarship, narrative verse, and superb color illustrations to produce a highly accessible portrait of the figures, places, episodes, and themes of arguably the greatest stories ever told. Offering depth and clarity, The Illustrated Guide to the Bible not only brings the many characters and events to life, it also explores the underlying significance of topics and explains the meaning of important themes and symbols...read more

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9780785833925, titled "Illustrated Guide to the Bible" | Chartwell Books, June 24, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A combination of authoritative scholarship, narrative verse, and superb color illustrations to produce a highly accessible portrait of the figures, places, episodes, and themes of arguably the greatest stories ever told.
9780195211597 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 9, 1995, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Examines the biblical narratives in their historical, social, archaeological, and mythological contexts and provides a section with a book-by-book summary of the Bible

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9780195342338 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 2008, cover price $24.95
9780195214628 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1998), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Examines the Biblical narratives in their historical, social, archaeological, and mythological contexts and provides a section with a book-by-book summary of the Bible

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Product Description: Das Alte Testament ist vielfach mit der Geschichte und Kultur des Alten Israel und seiner altorientalischen Umwelt verbunden. Die vorliegenden Aufsatze, die vor allem literarhistorisch undarchaologischargumentieren, leisten einen wichtigen kultur- und religionsgeschichtlichen Beitrag zu Aspekten des Konigtums und der Prophetie, zu Fragen von institutioneller Bildung und Kultpraxis, zu Moglichkeit und Grenze religionsgeschichtlicher Analogiensowie zur Bibelauslegung im christlich-judischen Kontext...read more
By Rudiger Liwak, Dagmar Pruin (editor) and Markus Witte (editor)

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9783110271416 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 31, 2013, cover price $168.00 | About this edition: Das Alte Testament ist vielfach mit der Geschichte und Kultur des Alten Israel und seiner altorientalischen Umwelt verbunden.

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Product Description: Articles examine the city of Jerusalem and other Jewish communities of the Mediterranean diaspora, as reflected in the writings of Luke, Josephus and Philo. Topics covered include social identity, everyday life and religious practice...read more
By John R. Bartlett (editor)

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9780415186384 | Routledge, June 1, 2002, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Articles examine the city of Jerusalem and other Jewish communities of the Mediterranean diaspora, as reflected in the writings of Luke, Josephus and Philo.

Paperback:

9780415692496 | Routledge, May 28, 2012, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Articles examine the city of Jerusalem and other Jewish communities of the Mediterranean diaspora, as reflected in the writings of Luke, Josephus and Philo.

Miscellaneous:

9780203446348 | Routledge, November 1, 2002, cover price $130.00

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Product Description: Histories of ancient Israel have usually focused attention on major figures in powerful positions: kings, prophets, and patriarchs. Kessler asks about the larger social patterns that shaped the everyday life of ordinary people, from the emergence of Israel in the hills of Canaan, to the Jewish populations of Greek city-states in the Hellenistic age...read more
By Linda M. Maloney (trans)

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9780800662820 | Fortress Pr, July 1, 2008, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Histories of ancient Israel have usually focused attention on major figures in powerful positions: kings, prophets, and patriarchs.

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Product Description: Archaeology won't prove or disprove the Bible's truth claims. But archaeology, combined with other bodies of evidence like historical geography, extrabiblical texts, anthropological insights, and careful study of the writings of ancient Israel, allow us to reconstruct a reasonable picture of the ancient Israelites: how they lived, what they thought, and what their Scriptures mean...read more

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9780801031977 | Baker Academic, October 1, 2007, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Archaeology won't prove or disprove the Bible's truth claims.

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By Tim Dowley and Jeremy Gower (illustrator)

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9780825473357 | Candle Books, April 30, 2008, cover price $14.99

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Explores the day-to-day details of ancient civilizations and their time periods, offering insight into daily chores, family structures, and the practice of religion.

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9788497648431, titled "Vida y Costumbres En El Oriente Proximo/ Life and Customs of the Near East: Vida Y Costumbres" | Edimat Libros, July 1, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Introduces the civilizations, social and political structures, religions, economies, and everyday life of the ancient Hittites, the Assyrians and Babylonians and related peoples of Mesopotamia, and the earliest Jews.

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Product Description: In this volume, Norman Gottwald reconstructs the politics of ancient Israel within the larger political environment of the ancient Near East. He questions the prevailing view that the Hebrew Bible, supported by archeological evidence when necessary, should be the primary source to diagram the evolution of Israel's political history...read more

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9780664219772 | Westminster John Knox Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: This work offers a reconstruction of the politics of ancient Israel within the wider political environment of the ancient Near East.

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9780664232344 | Westminster John Knox Pr, February 1, 2007, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: In this volume, Norman Gottwald reconstructs the politics of ancient Israel within the larger political environment of the ancient Near East.

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Product Description: We know that John the Baptist ate locusts, but were they insects or sweet beans? Why did a fish swallow a coin that Jesus later used to pay the temple tax? How could walking beside a donkey have made Joseph a laughingstock?Good handling of biblical passages demands a working knowledge of the historical and cultural context in which they were written...read more

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9780802459657, titled "The New Manners & Customs of Bible Times" | New edition (Moody Pub, October 1, 2005), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: We know that John the Baptist ate locusts, but were they insects or sweet beans?
9780802463340 | Student edition (Moody Pub, January 1, 2001), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: This great resource is a thorough, fascinating study of biblical culture, designed to improve your understanding of God's Word.
9781881259541 | Northfield Pub, April 1, 1999, cover price $29.99
9780802459541, titled "New Manners and Customs of Bible Times" | Rev sub edition (Moody Pub, May 1, 1987), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A description of daily life in biblical times includes discussions of clothing, food, education, warfare, travel, and agriculture

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Product Description: Takes a look at the most prominent social institutions of the world of early Israel, and the period of the monarchy, and then shows how proper understanding of these social institutions is essential for sound biblical interpretation.
By Don C. Benjamin and Victor H. Matthews (not applicable)

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9780913573891 | Hendrickson Pub, September 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Getting a fix on the social context of the Hebrew Bible is imperative for anyone reconstructing either the "story" of the text or the "history" behind the text.

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9781565639485, titled "Social World of Ancient Israel: 1250-587 BCE" | Hendrickson Pub, August 30, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Takes a look at the most prominent social institutions of the world of early Israel, and the period of the monarchy, and then shows how proper understanding of these social institutions is essential for sound biblical interpretation.

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Product Description: This book collects studies of the social, cultural, and religious history of the Jews in the Graeco-Roman world. The sixteen contributors--some specialists in Jewish history, others in classical studies--tackle the extent to which Jews in this period differed from other peoples in the Mediterranean region, and how much Jewish evidence can be used for the history of the wider classical world...read more
By Martin Goodman (editor)

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9780198150787 | Clarendon Pr, March 4, 1999, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: This book collects studies of the social, cultural, and religious history of the Jews in the Graeco-Roman world.

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9780199271399 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 6, 2004, cover price $82.00 | About this edition: This book collects studies of the social, cultural, and religious history of the Jews in the Graeco-Roman world.

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Product Description: The more we know about the culture in which the Bible was written, the greater our appreciation of its teaching, stories, and characters will be. Because the Bible is essentially a book written from the perspective of Middle Eastern culture, it is crucial for readers to gain an awareness of its background...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780802424808 | Moody Pub, January 1, 2003, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The more we know about the culture in which the Bible was written, the greater our appreciation of its teaching, stories, and characters will be.

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9780825460043 | Kregel Pubns, May 1, 2001, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Informative and interesting introduction to the everyday life that shaped Jesus' message and ministry.

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9783110142334 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, February 1, 1996, cover price $224.00

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Product Description: Religion in ancient Israel didn't develop in a vacuum; it was influenced by the Near Eastern culture around it as much as it in turn influenced that culture. Dearman explores that dynamic interplay in this thought-provoking study...read more

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9780943575902, titled "Religion & Culture in Ancient Israel" | Hendrickson Pub, October 1, 1992, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Religion in ancient Israel didn't develop in a vacuum; it was influenced by the Near Eastern culture around it as much as it in turn influenced that culture.

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9781565634657 | Hendrickson Pub, October 1, 1992, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Religion in ancient Israel didn't develop in a vacuum; it was influenced by the Near Eastern culture around it as much as it in turn influenced that culture.

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9781555406431, titled "Israel: Its Life and Culture" | Univ of South Florida, December 1, 1991, cover price $94.95

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9780819173836, titled "Israel: It's Life and Culture" | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Amer, November 1, 1990), cover price $69.75

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Explores Jewish life and culture in ancient Israel

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9780382242632 | Silver Burdett Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $11.00 | also contains New Slaveries in Contemporary British Literature and Visual Arts: The Ghost and the Camp | About this edition: Explores Jewish life and culture in ancient Israel.
9780382242786 | Tch edition (Silver Burdett Pr, March 1, 1990), cover price $7.55 | also contains The Country Music Reader | About this edition: Explores Jewish life and culture in ancient Israel.

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9780382098888 | Silver Burdett Pr, April 1, 1990, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Explores Jewish life and culture in ancient Israel

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Product Description: The World of Ancient Israel is especially concerned to explore in greater depth than comparable studies the areas and degrees of overlap between approaches to the subject of Old Testament research adopted by scholars and students of theology and the social sciences...read more

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9780521342438 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, October 27, 1989), cover price $74.95 | About this edition: The World of Ancient Israel is especially concerned to explore in greater depth than comparable studies the areas and degrees of overlap between approaches to the subject of Old Testament research adopted by scholars and students of theology and the social sciences.

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Product Description: Originally published in French, this book by noted author André Chouraqui provides a unique recreation of the world of the Hebrews during the time from 1031 to 586 B.C. Drawing on the Old Testament, his knowledge of Israeli archaeology, biblical history and literature, and new findings, Mr...read more

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9780870231728 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, October 1, 1975, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Originally published in French, this book by noted author André Chouraqui provides a unique recreation of the world of the Hebrews during the time from 1031 to 586 B.

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