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The Resource What mean these stones? : the significance of archeology for Biblical studies, by Millar Burrows

What mean these stones? : the significance of archeology for Biblical studies, by Millar Burrows

Label
What mean these stones? : the significance of archeology for Biblical studies
Title
What mean these stones?
Title remainder
the significance of archeology for Biblical studies
Statement of responsibility
by Millar Burrows
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1889-1980
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burrows, Millar
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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American Schools of Oriental Research
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Archaeology and religion
Label
What mean these stones? : the significance of archeology for Biblical studies, by Millar Burrows
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining-papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Introduction -- Revelation and history -- The purpose of archeology -- Archeological method -- Materials of archeology -- Interpretation of archeological evidence -- II. Text and language -- Manuscripts and textual materials -- Their bearing on the text of the Bible -- The languages of the Bible -- Date and composition of the books of the Bible
  • III. General orientation -- Topography -- Chronology -- Political and cultural background, the Bronze Age -- The Iron Age -- The Hellenistic and Roman periods -- IV. Material and secular background -- Houses -- Fortifications -- Weapons and tools -- Pottery -- Other vessels and utensils -- Economic life -- Education, literature, and science -- The arts -- Textiles and clothing
  • V. Religious and ethical background -- Temples -- Sacred objects -- Deities -- Mythology -- Rites and institutions -- Burial and the hereafter -- Social and moral ideals -- VI. Explanations, illustration, and evaluation -- Explanation and supplementary information -- Illustration -- Problems raised by archeology -- Correction of the Bible -- Confirmation of the Bible -- Sources and originality of the Bible -- Archeology and exegesis -- Archeology and criticism
Control code
173308
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 306 pages
Lccn
41023375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)500576
Label
What mean these stones? : the significance of archeology for Biblical studies, by Millar Burrows
Publication
Note
Map on lining-papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Introduction -- Revelation and history -- The purpose of archeology -- Archeological method -- Materials of archeology -- Interpretation of archeological evidence -- II. Text and language -- Manuscripts and textual materials -- Their bearing on the text of the Bible -- The languages of the Bible -- Date and composition of the books of the Bible
  • III. General orientation -- Topography -- Chronology -- Political and cultural background, the Bronze Age -- The Iron Age -- The Hellenistic and Roman periods -- IV. Material and secular background -- Houses -- Fortifications -- Weapons and tools -- Pottery -- Other vessels and utensils -- Economic life -- Education, literature, and science -- The arts -- Textiles and clothing
  • V. Religious and ethical background -- Temples -- Sacred objects -- Deities -- Mythology -- Rites and institutions -- Burial and the hereafter -- Social and moral ideals -- VI. Explanations, illustration, and evaluation -- Explanation and supplementary information -- Illustration -- Problems raised by archeology -- Correction of the Bible -- Confirmation of the Bible -- Sources and originality of the Bible -- Archeology and exegesis -- Archeology and criticism
Control code
173308
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 306 pages
Lccn
41023375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)500576

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