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Antiquities & Archaeology

  • Historiographie in der Antikeby Klaus-Peter Adam

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 141.14

    The series Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft (BZAW) covers all areas of research into the Old Testament, focusing on the Hebrew Bible, its early and later forms in Ancient Judaism, as well as its branching into many neighboring cultures of the Ancient Near East and the Greco-Roman world. more...

  • Philosophy and Salvation in Greek Religionby Vishwa Adluri

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 162.87

    RGVV (History of Religion: Essays and Preliminary Studies) brings together the mutually constitutive aspects of the study of religion(s)?contextualized data, theory, and disciplinary positioning?and engages them from a critical historical perspective. The series publishes monographs and thematically focused edited volumes on specific topics... more...

  • The Traditional Prayer in the Psalms / Literarische Studien zur Josephsgeschichteby Anneli Aejmelaeus; Ludwig Schmidt

    De Gruyter 1986; US$ 119.42

    The series Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft (BZAW) covers all areas of research into the Old Testament, focusing on the Hebrew Bible, its early and later forms in Ancient Judaism, as well as its branching into many neighboring cultures of the Ancient Near East and the Greco-Roman world. more...

  • Iulius Africanus Chronographiaeby Iulius Africanus; Martin Wallraff; William Adler; Umberto Roberto; Karl Pinggéra

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 162.87

    The book presents for the first time a critical edition of all the extant fragments of the Chronographiae by Iulius Africanus. This work is the first Christian world chronicle ? a wide-ranging attempt to combine Classical Hellenistic historiography with the Jewish Hebrew heritage and integrate them into a Christian world-view. more...

  • Cestiby Iulius Africanus; Martin Wallraff; Carlo Scardino; Laura Mecella; Christophe Jean-Daniel Guignard; William Adler

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 173.73

    Iulius Africanus (3rd cent.) is a fascinating intellectual in a period of transition. Author of the first Christian world chronicle ( Chronographiae ), he also wrote a comprehensive and multifaceted manual of many fields of knowledge, where the religious character is open to debate. The preserved fragments of the Cesti treat military,... more...

  • The Splintered Divineby Spencer L. Allen

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 168.00

    This book investigates the issue of the singularity versus the multiplicity of ancient Near Eastern deities who are known by a common first name but differentiated by their last names, or geographic epithets. It focuses primarily on the I?tar divine names in Mesopotamia, Baal names in the Levant, and Yahweh names in Israel, and it is structured... more...

  • Archaeology and the Biblical Recordby Bernard Alpert; Fran Alpert

    Hamilton Books 2012; US$ 29.99

    Archaeology and the Biblical Record challenges both Jewish and Christian biblical scholars to rethink basic assumptions and reformulate their instructional methods. This bold text reconciles reason with faith and harmonizes the Bible with archaeology, while providing answers to the many historical dilemmas confronted while reading the Bible. ... more...

  • Festive Meals in Ancient Israelby Peter Altmann

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 196.00

    The festive meal texts of Deuteronomy 12?26 depict Israel as a unified people participating in cultic banquets ? a powerful and earthy image for both preexilic Judahite and later audiences. Comparison of Deuteronomy 12:13?27, 14:22?29, 16:1?17, and 26:1?15 with pentateuchal texts like Exodus 20?23 is broadened to highlight the rhetorical... more...

  • The Matter of the Godsby Clifford Ando

    University of California Press 2008; US$ 34.95

    What did the Romans know about their gods? Why did they perform the rituals of their religion, and what motivated them to change those rituals? To these questions Clifford Ando proposes simple answers: In contrast to ancient Christians, who had faith, Romans had knowledge, and their knowledge was empirical in orientation. In other words, the Romans... more...

  • Public and Private in Ancient Mediterranean Law and Religionby Clifford Ando; Jörg Rüpke

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 154.00

    RGVV (History of Religion: Essays and Preliminary Studies) brings together the mutually constitutive aspects of the study of religion(s)?contextualized data, theory, and disciplinary positioning?and engages them from a critical historical perspective. The series publishes monographs and thematically focused edited volumes on specific topics... more...