Biblical Turkey: A Guide to the Jewish and Christian Sites of Asia Minor

February 4, 2018 - Comment

Biblical Turkey is an authoritative and comprehensive guide to the ancient Jewish and Christian sites in Turkey. It includes all the references to cities, regions, provinces, and natural features in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Apocrypha/Deuterocanonicals, New Testament, and Apostolic Fathers. Special features include Sidetrips, which point to nearby sites that are also of interest to

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Biblical Turkey is an authoritative and comprehensive guide to the ancient Jewish and Christian sites in Turkey. It includes all the references to cities, regions, provinces, and natural features in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Apocrypha/Deuterocanonicals, New Testament, and Apostolic Fathers. Special features include Sidetrips, which point to nearby sites that are also of interest to visitors. The In-Sites help readers to read between the lines for special insights into the biblical text. In the Ancient Voice section writers from antiquity speak about the ancient world of Asia Minor. Colorful photographs and plans of selected sites illustrate the volume.

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jledmiston says:

Great Resource A must-have for Preachers and Bible Study leaders.Mark Wilson is the perfect person to write this guide to important Biblical sites. As a scholar and tour guide who’s lived in Turkey since 2004, he offers not only historic information but other helpful resources:- Side trip ideas offering off-the-beaten path sites- “In site” sections which speak to the daily life of ancient Jews and Christians from the use of parchment to water systems to slavery. There is an…

Amazon Customer says:

Excellent background reading I recently returned from a three week study tour in Turkey and wished I had read this book beforehand. I learned of it from others on the tour who carried it (despite its weight) with them.. It has both the history of the site plus (for most of the larger sites) maps and tips for visitors on how to best approach the visit. It gives both excellent background material on all sites (including some relatively minor ones) plus lots of sidebars with the curious and unusual information about people,…

Don W. Hamilton says:

Biblical Turkey in Depth This is a very good book. It is not the usual travel guide, though it does describe archaeological sites that will be interesting to visit for persons who have an interest along that line. It helps to identify sites that are important relative to the Bible and biblical times. Then, the author describes and explores the sites in some depth, thus giving the reader some great background information. I recommend the book even if you, the reader, do not plan to travel to Turkey. If you are…

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