Architecture of Herod, the Great Builder

Architecture of Herod, the Great Builder

by Ehud Netzer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801036127

ISBN-13: 9780801036125

Pub. Date: 10/01/2008

Publisher: Baker Publishing Group

Herod the Great, one of the most famous builders of the biblical world, is a name well known to readers of the New Testament. Recently a team led by Ehud Netzer, a leading Israeli archaeologist of the Herodian period, discovered the tomb of Herod. Netzer here highlights Herod's involvement with and contributions to his building projects, which benefited from his…  See more details below

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Herod the Great, one of the most famous builders of the biblical world, is a name well known to readers of the New Testament. Recently a team led by Ehud Netzer, a leading Israeli archaeologist of the Herodian period, discovered the tomb of Herod. Netzer here highlights Herod's involvement with and contributions to his building projects, which benefited from his analytical mind, imagination, and understanding of the building and planning process. The book presents a comprehensive synthesis of Herod's enterprises from architectural and archaeological viewpoints. Originally published in hardcover by Mohr Siebeck, it is now available in paper.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801036125
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.40(d)

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