". . . an appealing book . . . . Daily Life in the New Testament is recommended for any library's general collection. . . . It provides a brief, up-to-date, and scholarly overview of the socio-historical setting of the area where Christianity and Judaism claim their heritage."
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"This book gives useful insights to better understand the people and events describe in the New Testament and the religious traditions that have become integral to present-day Christianity and Judaism….Features include a glossary, a bibliography, and thumbnail sketches throughout the text of historical figures such as Paul, Babatha, Caiaphas, Josephus, Augustus, and Herod."
Explore the social and material history of ancient Palestine during the era of the New Testament.