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Published: 26 November 2009

168 Pages | 10 halftones


ISBN: 9780195342635

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Biblical Archaeology: A Very Short Introduction

Eric H Cline

Very Short Introductions

  • This topic has broad general appeal. Television documentaries about biblical archaeology continue to be popular attracting high audience ratings.
  • Cline approaches the subject from a secular perspective which many other books on the topic do not.
  • Separate chapters deal with the Hebrew Bible and New Testament, conveying the essential debates that archaeologists continue to address.
  • Cline also discusses the issue of frauds and forgeries, and looks at the future of biblical archaeology.