The Hidden Scrolls: Christianity, Judaism, & the War for the Dead Sea Scrolls

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G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1994 - Dead Sea scrolls - 306 pages
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Few ancient documents have ever exerted such power over the public imagination as have the Dead Sea Scrolls. But the true significance of the Scrolls is a story that archaeolgist Neil Silberman now tells for the first time. For Jews and Christians alike, the scrolls will suggest a new way of thinking about the past--and present.

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The hidden scrolls: Christianity, Judaism, & the war for the Dead Sea scrolls

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Since the initial discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls over 45 years ago, controversy has attended them and the people and circumstances surrounding their discovery and publication. The works of ... Read full review

Contents

A WAY IN THE WILDERNESS
1
DISCOVERY AT QUMRAN
28
THE INNER CIRCLE
68
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

Archaeology," the world’ s leading magazine on popular archaeology, is read by hundreds of thousands of enthusiasts and experts everywhere. An official publication of the Archaeological Institute of America, "Archaeology" had brought the latest and greatest news and discoveries to readers for sixty years.
Neil Asher Silberman is a historian with the Ename Center for Public Archaeology in Belgium. His most recent book, with Israel Finkelstein, is "David and Solomon: In Search of the Bible’ s Sacred Kings and the Roots of the Western Tradition,

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