By: Haim Beinart The development of Jewish history, its religious movements, Jewish culture and languages and antisemitism are lucidly presented in this atlas with over 200 maps, illustrations, charts and lists. This atlas has in-depth coverage of major themes in medieval Jewish history and makes available for the first time in compact form data on Jewish communities in the Middle Ages. Geographical names, persons and subjects are fully indexed and all the texts are boldly illustrated by maps, charts and vignette illustrations. Language: English Hard Cover, 144 pages, 9 x12 in. (23 x29.5 cm) Featuring: Maps Illustrations Fully Indexed: Persons, Subjects, Geographical Names Bibliography 2 colors ISBN: 965-220-188-X Weight: 816g (27.6 oz)
SITES AND EVENTS IN THE OLD TESTAMENT – Much of the Bible’s imagery was inspired by the land – sea and star, animal, plant and mineral sources, climate and the wilderness. The biblical authors drew inspiration from the fragrances of the field and vineyard.
Palestine in the Fourth Century A.D. For archaeologists specializing in the Levant, the Onomasticon of Eusebius Pamphili, Bishop of Caesarea in Palestine (c. A.D. 260–339), has long been considered to be one of the most useful works extant from antiquity.
Over 1,700 entries. This volume is comprehensive. Its scope is wide and embraces Judaism in all its aspects, Jewish history, Jewish communities in all lands where they live or lived.