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Here is the ultimate resource on the day to day life of the people who inhabit the pages of the Bible:  priests and sailors, musicians and mourners, scribes and craftsmen. 

A major reference of its kind, this book has been completely revised and updated to incorporate recent archaeological and historical data.  This indispensable volume contains 74 subjects in 14 sections, 150 illustrations, completely up-to-date bibliography, scriptural index, charts, maps, diagrams and a general index.  The latest findings shed light on agriculture, animals, apparel, nutrition, crafts, business and trade, city life, flowers and plants, homes, music, professions and more.

This book is in non-technical language.  It is meant to be of help to the layman rather than the scholar. The Encyclopedia of Bible Life will prove to be informative, stimulating, and useful. 

Synopsis:

 A comprehensive resource on day-to-day life of the people who inhabit the pages of the Bible.

Synopsis:

Here is the ultimate resource on day-to-day life of the people who inhabit the pages of the Bible. Latest findings shed light on agriculture, animals, apparel, nutrition, crafts, business, trade, natural history, homes, farms, synagogues and much more. 150 B & W illustrations and drawings - completely up to date bibliography and scriptural index.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [390]-395) and indexes.

About the Author

The late Madeleine S. and J. Lane Miller are widely recognized for their contributions to biblical scholarship, including the classic Harper's Bible Dictionary.The late Madeleine S. and J. Lane Miller are widely recognized for their contributions to biblical scholarship, including the classic Harper's Bible Dictionary.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780785807261
Other:
Madeline S
Other:
Miller, Madeleine S.
Author:
Madeline S
Author:
Miller, Madeleine S.
Author:
Miller, J. Lane
Publisher:
Castle Books
Location:
Edison, N.J. :
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
Bible
Subject:
Bible - Reference - Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
Subject:
Bible - Biography - General
Subject:
Sale Adult - Religious Reference / Study Guides
Subject:
Biblical Reference - Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
Subject:
Biblical Biography - General
Subject:
Bible/Biblical
Subject:
�Archaeological information
Subject:
�Biblical maps
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series Volume:
1/93
Publication Date:
20120306
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
424
Dimensions:
9.5 x 6.5 in

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 A comprehensive resource on day-to-day life of the people who inhabit the pages of the Bible.
"Synopsis" by , Here is the ultimate resource on day-to-day life of the people who inhabit the pages of the Bible. Latest findings shed light on agriculture, animals, apparel, nutrition, crafts, business, trade, natural history, homes, farms, synagogues and much more. 150 B & W illustrations and drawings - completely up to date bibliography and scriptural index.
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