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The Resource The Bible on location : off the beaten path in ancient and modern Israel, Julie Baretz

The Bible on location : off the beaten path in ancient and modern Israel, Julie Baretz

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The Bible on location : off the beaten path in ancient and modern Israel
Title
The Bible on location
Title remainder
off the beaten path in ancient and modern Israel
Statement of responsibility
Julie Baretz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Baretz takes the reader on a historical and biblical tour of 21 important sites in Israel. Each chapter profiles the location, the site's modern context, and its context in the Bible. A summary of the biblical story corresponding to each site is provided, along with color photographs and maps, directions, and information on hours and available amenities. Chapter titles include Rahab at Jericho, Ruth the Moabitess at Bethlehem, Absalom's Rebellion in the Kidron Valley, and Elisha and the Wealthy Woman at Shunem. --Publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baretz, Julie
Dewey number
221.9/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS550.3
LC item number
.B37 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bible stories, English
  • Palestine
  • Israel
  • Bible stories, English
  • Geography
  • Travel
  • Israel
  • Middle East
Label
The Bible on location : off the beaten path in ancient and modern Israel, Julie Baretz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published by the University of Nebraska Press as a Jewish Publication Society book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-344)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rahab at Jericho -- Joshua in the valley of Aijalon -- Deborah and jael at Mount Tabor -- Gideon at En Harod -- Samson at Zorah -- Ruth the Moabitess at Bethlehem -- The Levite and his concubine at Gibeah -- David and Goliath in the valley of Elah -- David's flight to En Gedi -- King Saul at Mount Gilboa -- Bathsheba in the city of David -- Absalom's flight to Geshur -- Absalom's rebellion in the Kidron Valley -- Jeroboam in Dan -- Elijah at Mount Carmel -- Naboth's vineyard at Jezreel -- Elisha and the wealthy woman at Shunem -- Hezekiah prepares Jerusalem for war -- Zedekiah flees Jerusalem -- Ezra and Nehemiah rehabilitate Jerusalem -- Megiddo: the untold story
Control code
ocn893317071
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxi, 344 pages
Isbn
9780827612228
Lccn
2014035524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (color)
Label
The Bible on location : off the beaten path in ancient and modern Israel, Julie Baretz
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published by the University of Nebraska Press as a Jewish Publication Society book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-344)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rahab at Jericho -- Joshua in the valley of Aijalon -- Deborah and jael at Mount Tabor -- Gideon at En Harod -- Samson at Zorah -- Ruth the Moabitess at Bethlehem -- The Levite and his concubine at Gibeah -- David and Goliath in the valley of Elah -- David's flight to En Gedi -- King Saul at Mount Gilboa -- Bathsheba in the city of David -- Absalom's flight to Geshur -- Absalom's rebellion in the Kidron Valley -- Jeroboam in Dan -- Elijah at Mount Carmel -- Naboth's vineyard at Jezreel -- Elisha and the wealthy woman at Shunem -- Hezekiah prepares Jerusalem for war -- Zedekiah flees Jerusalem -- Ezra and Nehemiah rehabilitate Jerusalem -- Megiddo: the untold story
Control code
ocn893317071
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxi, 344 pages
Isbn
9780827612228
Lccn
2014035524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (color)

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