A Century of Biblical Archaeology

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Author  P. R. S. Moorey
Publisher  Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date   September 1, 1992
ISBN  066425392X
Pages  208

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This historical survey of the relationship between archaeology and biblical studies in the archaeological excavations in Palestine at Tell el-Hesi from 1840 to 1990 concentrates on the work of major excavators and scholars. It is a panoramic overview of the methods and theories that served to illuminate the archaeology of the Holy Land, beginning with and introductory chapter that covers the early pioneering years before the work of Pitt Rivers and Petrie.

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