40 by 40, Two-Volume Set
Edited by Hershel Shanks
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From the founding families of the Bible through the early Christian period and almost everything in between! These special volumes include a wide array of topics in Biblical history and archaeology: The Exodus, Jerusalem archaeology, Solomon’s Temple, the Dead Sea Scrolls, the world of Jesus and more.
Engaging, informative and breathtaking! That’s what you can expect from this two-volume special collection of 40 articles celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Biblical Archaeology Review (BAR).
Exploring the breadth of Biblical history, these easy-to-read articles are written by the world’s leading Biblical archaeologists and scholars, illustrated with glorious color pictures of artifacts and excavations, and include new commentary by BAR editor Hershel Shanks.
Here are just some of the academic superstars featured in 40 by 40: Nahman Avigad, Gabriel Barkay, Amnon Ben-Tor, Frank Moore Cross, Trude Dothan, Orly Goldwasser, André Lemaire, Thomas E. Levy, Eilat Mazar, Lawrence E. Stager, Ephraim Stern, David Ussishkin and Gyõzõ Vörös.
This two-volume set of articles specially-selected by BAR editor Hershel Shanks makes an inspiring gift for avid archaeology students and Bible readers alike.