Where Christianity Was Born: A Collection from the Biblical Archaeology Society
Shanks, Hershel, editor
Washington, D.C.: Biblical Archaeology Society, 2006 pp. ix + 229. $29.95
Description: The Bible tells us stories about Jesus and his life, but this book gives us archaeological facts.
A compilation of articles previously published in Biblical Archaeology Review, this book
examines what the world was like where Jesus lived. With over 200 images, it follows
Jesus through the land where he lived and walked 2,000 years ago.
Subjects: Methods, Historical Approaches, History, Early Church Origins, Archaeology
Review by Jonathan Reed
Citation: Jonathan Reed, review of Hershel Shanks, ed., Where Christianity Was Born: A Collection from the Biblical Archaeology Society, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2007).
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