The Bible as History in Pictures by Werner Keller

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Hardcover 7" x 9". Illustrated history of the Bible. Translator's Preface on Dustjacket: The Bible as History continues itself to make history as a perennial best-seller in both Europe and America. In that book, Dr. Werner Keller has brought the Bible alive for countless readers by telling the exciting story of how archaeologists have adventured 4000 years into the past to document events and to illuminate the backgrounds of the Scriptures. With this entirely fresh, lavishly illustrated new volume, the same distinguished author makes the world of the Bible visible as well as intelligible. He has selected a wide range of photographs-scenery, monuments, scuptures, wall paintings, excavations and the rest- to illustrate the Bible story. In his text he links the pictures to the words of the Scriptures and adds explanatory notes in such a way as to provide a unique companion to the Bible which will appeal to every reader.

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Published January 1, 1964 by Morrow. 360 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality. Non-fiction

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The Bible as History was published in 1956 (see p. 796 for report) and provided a vivid retelling of the Bible as revealed and authenticated by archaeological discoveries of our own times.

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