DEAD SEA SCROLLS TODAY

R 190.00

Out of stock

Category: SKU: 9780802864352

Description

JAMES C VANDERKAM

The premier Dead Sea Scrolls primer ever since its original publication in 1994, James VanderKam’s Dead Sea Scrolls Today won the Biblical Archaeology Society’s Publication Award in 1995 for the Best Popular Book on Biblical Archaeology. In this expanded and updated edition the book will continue to illuminate the greatest archaeological find in modern times.

While retaining the format, style, and aims of the first edition, the second edition of The Dead Sea Scrolls Today takes into account the full publication of the texts from the caves and the post-1994 debates about the Qumran site, and it contains an additional section regarding information that the Scrolls provide about Second Temple Judaism and the groups prominent at the time. Further, VanderKam has enlarged the bibliographies throughout and changed the phrasing in many places. Finally, quotations of the Scrolls are from the fifth edition of Geza Vermes’s translation, The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English (Penguin, 1997).

Additional information

Weight 0.395 kg
Item Code

0315

Publisher

EERDMANS

Supplier

EERDMANS PUBLISHING CO.

Cover

Soft

Original Category

REF ARCHEOLOGY

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “DEAD SEA SCROLLS TODAY”

Your email address will not be published.

Post comment