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Author Grollenberg, Lucas, 1916-1997.

Title Shorter atlas of the Bible / Luc. H. Grollenberg ; translated by Mary F. Hedlund
Published Melbourne : Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltds., 1959


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Description 196 pages : illustrations, maps (part folded, part color) ; 21 cm
Contents The background. A strip of land between sea and desert -- Meeting place of many cultures -- Reconnaissance in Palestine -- Remnants of ancient civilisations -- Excavation of tells and tombs -- Deciphering the ancient tongues -- The technique of biblical geography -- The Old Testament. The chronicles of the Old Testament -- The patriarchs -- Exodus from the house of bondage -- Settlement in Canaan -- From Joshua to Saul -- Jerusalem: City of David and of God -- Judah and Israel -- In the hands of Assyrians -- The prophets -- Exile and return -- The Jews in the Hellenistic world -- The New Testament. Under the Roman eagle -- Voices in the wilderness -- The hireling and the good shepherd -- The Gospels: background and composition -- Jesus of Nazareth -- Notes on the plates
Summary Contains a fund of information which will prove of unfailing interest to all who love the Bible
Analysis Bible - Antiquities
Bible - Geography - Maps
Jews - History - To 70 A.D
Notes Includes index
Translation of Kleine Atlas van de Bijbel
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Bible -- Antiquities.
Bible -- Geography.
Bible -- Geography -- Maps.
Jews -- History -- To 70 A.D.
Genre/Form Maps.
LC no. 60001540
Other Titles Kleine atlas van de Bijbel. English
Kleine Atlas van de Bijbel. English
Nelson's shorter atlas of the Bible