Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 January 2019

728 Pages | 250 illus.

6-3/4 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199369041

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The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Archaeology

Edited by David K. Pettegrew, William R. Caraher, and Thomas W. Davis

Oxford Handbooks

  • A sweeping and synthetic introduction that frames the archaeology of Early Christianity in a historiographic context
  • Focused regional studies that present significant new syntheses of Early Christian archaeology around the Mediterranean basin and beyond
  • Essays by renowned archaeologists that include unpublished data and the latest theoretical approaches in the field
  • Studies of particular features of the Early Christian world ranging from amulets and baths to reliquaries and statues