Boek cover Ugarit and the Old Testament van Peter C Craigie (Paperback)

Ugarit and the Old Testament

Engels | Paperback | 9781532681318
Paperback 15,99
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uitgever Wipf & Stock Publishers
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Aantal paginas 120 pagina's
Illustraties Nee
Auteur(s) Peter C Craigie
Uitgever Wipf & Stock Publishers
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Gewicht 150 g
Studieboek Ja
Verpakking breedte 140 mm
Verpakking hoogte 216 mm
Verpakking lengte 216 mm

Boekbeschrijving

In 1929, a remarkable discovery was made by archaeologists at Ras Shamra in syria; beneath the soils of a small hill, they discovered the remains and libraries of the ancient city of Ugarit, which had been destroyed by barbarian invaders shortly after 1200BC. This book tells the story of that discovery and describes the life and civilization of the ancient city of Ugarit. In addition to updating the story with more recent archeological finds, this study recounts and assesses the extraordinary impact that the rediscovery has had on the last 50 years of the Old Testament studies. Written in a non-technical fashion, Ugarit and the Old Testament should be of interest to all readers of the Bible, particularly students and pastors concerned with the impact of contemporary archaeological discoveries on Old Testament studies.

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