The Holy Land : An Oxford Archaeological Guide from Earliest Times to 1700 Paperback
by Jerome (Professor of New Testament Studies, Ecole Biblique et Archeologique Francai Murphy-O'Connor
Part of the Oxford Archaeological Guides series
Of immense significance to Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, the Holy Land has been attracting visitors since the fifth century BC.
Covering all the main sites both in the city of Jerusalem and throughout the Holy Land and including over 150 high quality site plans, maps, diagrams, and photographs, this book provides the ultimate visitor guide to the rich archaeological heritage of the region.
Fully updated with all the latest information, this new edition includes updates on the crucial recent developments at the Holy Sepulchre and on six completely new sites, including a Middle Bronze Age water system in Jerusalem and what may be the original Pool of Siloam.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 576 pages, 155 halftones, linecuts, and maps
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 28/02/2008
- Category: Middle Eastern history
- ISBN: 9780199236664