Art and archaeology in Israel and neighbouring countries
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Art and archaeology in Israel and neighbouring countries antiquity and late antiquity by Asher Ovadiah

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Published by Pindar Press in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Archaeology and art -- Israel.,
  • Archaeology and art -- Middle East.,
  • Archaeology and art -- Greece.,
  • Israel -- Antiquities.,
  • Middle East -- Antiquities.,
  • Greece -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesArt and archaeology in Israel and neighboring countries :
StatementAsher Ovadiah.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS111 .O933 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 599 p. :
Number of Pages599
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22442718M
ISBN 101899828478

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Book Description Asher Ovadiah is Professor of Art History at Tel Aviv University, and an authority on the Classical and Byzantine monuments of Israel. This selection of articles, published over the last twenty-five years, falls into four groups and is gathered around a number of common themes. When it comes to better understanding the archaeology of Israel, this book is completely understandable and one of the best resoruces I have ever read. It is definitely well worth its price and, for somone who has led five group tours to the Holy Land since , is one I Cited by: 7. Art and Archaeology in Israel and Neighbouring Countries (Bog, Hardback, Engelsk) - Forfatter: Asher Ovadiah - Forlag: Pindar Press - ISBN In this book some of Israel’s foremost archaeologists present a thorough and up-to-date survey of this research, providing an assessable introduction to early life in the land of the Bible. The authors discuss the history of ancient Israel from the Neolithic era (eighth millennium B.C.E.) to the fall of Jerusalem and the destruction of the First Temple in B.C.E.

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