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.
A new thought–provoking exposition of the political and religious developments in the kingdom of Judah during the reign of King Hezekiah, based on a close reading of biblical and extra-biblical sources, and the insights of associated archaeological finds. **** NEW! ****
A Wall Chart – Carta’s Millennium Maps of the Holyland portray the extent of territorial control of the Holy Land at the turn of four millennia.