Synopses & Reviews
This unique and beautifully illustrated reference combines two volumes in one. This is an indispensable tool for anyone who wants to get to know the Bible better.
• Brings to life all the characters of the Old and New Testaments, as well as the Apocryphapatrirchs, kings, warriors, prophets, sages, and all those who knew Jesus.
•Thousands of entries are conveniently arranged alphabetically, making this one of the most complete Bible references available.
• More than 900 black-and-white illustrations and maps supplement the text, depicting the places and people of the the Bible.
Based on biblical texts and set in the context of history and geography, this unique and vivid reference brings to life the characters of the Old and New Testaments. Thousands of entries, over 900 b&w illustrations and maps, and 32 full-color illustrations.
Unique reference presents virtually all the characters in the Old and New Testaments. Based on the most recent biblical and archaeological research, this fact-filled, abundantly illustrated volume describes patriarchs, kings, warriors, prophets, et al. Illustrations of biblical sites as they exist today and masterworks of religious art. 32 full-color plate insert. 900 illustrations. 896 pages.
Table of Contents
Who's who in the Old Testament, together with the Apocrypha / by Joan Comay -- Who's who in the New Testament / by Ronald Brownrigg.