The Resource The Bible almanac, edited by James I. Packer, Merrill C. Tenney, William White, Jr

The Bible almanac, edited by James I. Packer, Merrill C. Tenney, William White, Jr

Label
The Bible almanac
Title
The Bible almanac
Statement of responsibility
edited by James I. Packer, Merrill C. Tenney, William White, Jr
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive handbook of the people of the Bible and how they lived. Covers for ancient Israel/Palestine/Middle East: geography, minerals, gems, animals, insects, plants, herbs, agriculture, tools, implements, trade, transportation, warfare, weapons, languages, writing, literature, poetry, laws, statutes, worship rituals, family relationships, women, marriage, divorce, birth, infancy, childhood, adolescence, diseases, medicine, food, eating habits, clothing, cosmetics, architecture, furniture, music
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
220.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BS635.2
LC item number
.B48 1980
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1985
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Packer, J. I.
  • Tenney, Merrill C.
  • White, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology, Biblical
  • Sociology, Biblical
Label
The Bible almanac, edited by James I. Packer, Merrill C. Tenney, William White, Jr
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Publisher's preface -- Editor's preface -- Editor's preface -- The ancient world -- Bible history -- Bible chronology -- Text and translations -- Archaeology -- Pagan religions and cultures -- The Egyptians -- The Babylonians and Assyrians -- Ugarit and the Canaanites -- The Persians -- The Greeks and Hellenism -- The Romans -- The geography of Palestine -- The minerals and gems of Palestine -- The animals and insects of Palestine -- Plants and herbs -- Agriculture -- Tools and implements -- Trade -- Transportation -- Warfare and weapons -- Forms of government -- Money and economics -- Languages and writing -- The literature of the Bible -- The poetry of the Bible -- Laws and statutes -- Worship rituals -- Family relationships -- Women and womanhood -- Marriage and divorce -- Birth and infancy -- Childhood and adolescence -- Diseases and healing -- Food and eating habits -- Clothing and cosmetics -- Architecture and furniture -- Music -- Jews in New Testament times -- Jesus Christ -- The apostles -- The early church -- Paul and his journeys -- Outline of the books of the Bible -- People of the Bible -- Places of the Bible -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (765 pages, [12] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040016271
Label
The Bible almanac, edited by James I. Packer, Merrill C. Tenney, William White, Jr
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Publisher's preface -- Editor's preface -- Editor's preface -- The ancient world -- Bible history -- Bible chronology -- Text and translations -- Archaeology -- Pagan religions and cultures -- The Egyptians -- The Babylonians and Assyrians -- Ugarit and the Canaanites -- The Persians -- The Greeks and Hellenism -- The Romans -- The geography of Palestine -- The minerals and gems of Palestine -- The animals and insects of Palestine -- Plants and herbs -- Agriculture -- Tools and implements -- Trade -- Transportation -- Warfare and weapons -- Forms of government -- Money and economics -- Languages and writing -- The literature of the Bible -- The poetry of the Bible -- Laws and statutes -- Worship rituals -- Family relationships -- Women and womanhood -- Marriage and divorce -- Birth and infancy -- Childhood and adolescence -- Diseases and healing -- Food and eating habits -- Clothing and cosmetics -- Architecture and furniture -- Music -- Jews in New Testament times -- Jesus Christ -- The apostles -- The early church -- Paul and his journeys -- Outline of the books of the Bible -- People of the Bible -- Places of the Bible -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (765 pages, [12] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040016271

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