The Student Bible Atlas

Describes and details the many journeys included in the Bible and puts into context the important geographical places mentioned.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Augsburg Books

ISBN: 0806620382

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

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Describes and details the many journeys included in the Bible and puts into context the important geographical places mentioned.

Student s Bible Atlas

A concise and affordable atlas of the Bible, including full colour maps, historical timelines, a glossary of place-names, and an introductory essay on the geography and history of the lands of the Bible.

Author: Harold Henry Rowley

Publisher:

ISBN: 081701022X

Category: Bible

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A concise and affordable atlas of the Bible, including full colour maps, historical timelines, a glossary of place-names, and an introductory essay on the geography and history of the lands of the Bible. Ideal for students studying at GCSE level, but a quick and handy reference for all those interested in the historical and geographical context of the Old and New Testaments.

Atlas of World Religions

Consciously written for students at any level, the volume is perfect for independent students, as well as those in structured courses.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506439754

Category: Religion

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Understanding the where of the world's religious traditions is an important component of understanding the what. Now, as part of a brand-new series of atlas resources, Fortress Press is pleased to offer an affordable, compact yet comprehensive atlas of world religions.

Atlas of World Religions is newly built from the ground up. Featuring more than fifty new maps, graphics, and timelines, the atlas is an immensely helpful companion to any study of world religions. Concise, helpful text written by acknowledged authorities guides the experience and interprets the visuals. Consciously written for students at any level, the volume is perfect for independent students, as well as those in structured courses. The atlas provides ample and equal coverage of all of the world‘s major religious traditions, as well as generous coverage of regional or indigenous traditions in specific regions of the world. The atlas is grounded in a helpful section on the earliest humans and the spread of the first organized religions, and it culminates in up-to-date maps of religion in the world today.

Atlas of Christian History

A new atlas of Christian history has been needed for many years. Now, Fortress Press is pleased to offer the Atlas of Christian History from acclaimed author and editor Tim Dowley.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506416885

Category: Religion

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A new atlas of Christian history has been needed for many years. Now, Fortress Press is pleased to offer the Atlas of Christian History from acclaimed author and editor Tim Dowley. The Atlas of Christian History is built new from the ground up. Featuring more than fifty new maps, graphics, and timelines, the atlas is a necessary companion to any study of Christian history. Concise, helpful text, written by acknowledged authorities, guide the experience and interpret the visuals. Consciously written for students at any level, the volume is perfect for independent students, as well as those in structured courses. The atlas is broken into five primary parts that correspond well to most major introductions to the topic. The final section on the modern era pays significant attention to the growth of Christianity as a global religion. Extensive maps are provided that illuminate Christianity in Asian, African, and Latin American contexts.

Introduction to the History of Christianity

The volume has been praised as accurate, scholarly, and balanced. Its writers are committed to Christianity but also to the unhindered pursuit of truth that does not avoid the darker aspects of the varied story of Christianity.

Author: Timothy Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506446035

Category: Religion

Page: 620

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Now in its third edition, Tim Dowley's masterful one-volume survey of church history has an updated design and new content, particularly in the section covering most recent Christian history. The inviting full-color format includes many new images and updated maps, while maintaining many of the features that made the second edition a popular volume for the classroom. Dowley has assembled a global cast of respected scholars to write the full story of the rise of the Christian faith and to provide a rounded picture of the worldwide development of Christianity. The volume has been praised as accurate, scholarly, and balanced. Its writers are committed to Christianity but also to the unhindered pursuit of truth that does not avoid the darker aspects of the varied story of Christianity. The accessible text is supported by detailed timelines, maps, profiles of key figures in Christianity, colorful images, and a complete glossary. Each section includes questions for discussion.

Atlas of the European Reformations

Consciously written for students at any level, concise, helpful texts guide the experience and interpret the visuals. The volume is perfect for independent students, as well as those in structured courses.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506402918

Category: Religion

Page: 120

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A new, definitive atlas of the European Reformations has been needed for many years. Now, in anticipation of the upcoming reformation anniversaries, Fortress Press is pleased to offer tthe Atlas of the European Reformations. The Atlas of the European Reformations is newly built from the ground up. Featuring more than sixty brand new maps, graphics, and timelines, the atlas is a necessary companion to any study of the reformation era. Consciously written for students at any level, concise, helpful texts guide the experience and interpret the visuals. The volume is perfect for independent students, as well as those in structured courses. The atlas is broken into four primary parts. “Before the Reformation” presents the larger political, religious and economic context of Europe on the eve of the reformation. “Reformation” presents the major contours of the reformation, including Lutheran, Reformed, English, and Anabaptist movements. “Catholic Reform and Counter-Reformation” provides extensive information on the reforming movements within Catholicism and the responses to other movements. Finally, “Early Modern Europe” sheds fresh light on the movement and implications of the reformation in the later sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Baker s Bible Atlas

Complete with full-color maps, illustrations, photographs, and more, this atlas gives readers a clear geographical context for the entire biblical narrative.

Author: Charles F. Pfeiffer

Publisher: Baker Publishing Group

ISBN: 0801069300

Category: Religion

Page: 333

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Complete with full-color maps, illustrations, photographs, and more, this atlas gives readers a clear geographical context for the entire biblical narrative.

Candle Atlas of the Bible

Richly illustrated in full-colour throughout - with photographs, charts and diagrams - the text clearly chronicles the story of God's people from the call of Abraham to the early spread of the Christian church.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Candle Books

ISBN: 1859859240

Category: Bible

Page: 96

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An invaluable Bible Atlas for the Bible reader and student, with 79 original, full-colour maps of Bible lands. Maps are carefully annotated to show the routes of the great travellers such as Abraham, Moses and Paul; major battles, migrations and invasions; and include explanatory captions detailing the significance of each noted location. Richly illustrated in full-colour throughout - with photographs, charts and diagrams - the text clearly chronicles the story of God's people from the call of Abraham to the early spread of the Christian church.

A Short Introduction to the History of Christianity

The volume has been praised as accurate, scholarly, and balanced. Its writers are committed to Christianity but also to the unhindered pursuit of truth that does not avoid the darker aspects of the varied story of Christianity.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506446042

Category: Religion

Page: 432

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Tim Dowley's masterful one-volume survey of church history is now available in a new concise format designed with today's student in mind. Each section of Dowley's Introduction to the History of Christianity has been reviewed and content edited to create a more compact summary of Christian history. This new, shorter introduction retains the full-color format of the popular full edition, including the third edition's new images and maps. Dowley has assembled a global cast of respected scholars to write the full story of the rise of the Christian faith and to provide a rounded picture of the worldwide development of Christianity. The volume has been praised as accurate, scholarly, and balanced. Its writers are committed to Christianity but also to the unhindered pursuit of truth that does not avoid the darker aspects of the varied story of Christianity. The accessible text is supported by detailed timelines, maps, profiles of key figures in Christianity, colorful images, and a complete glossary. Each section includes questions for discussion.

The New Biblical Atlas and Scripture Gazetteer

PREFACE . was OUS rec creas " BIBLE ATLAS ” was first issued by the Religious
Tract Suciety in the yoar 1840 . A second , greatly enlarged and improved , was
published in 1852 , under the title of the “ New Biblical Atlas and Scripture ...

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ISBN: OXFORD:590084256

Category: Bible

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Redating Matthew Mark and Luke

Westminster Historical Atlas to the Bible ( London : SCM , 1945 ) 82 ; J. H.
Negenman , New Atlas of the Bible ( London ... Grand Rapids : Zondervan , 1989
) 170 ; T. Dowley , The Student Bible Atlas ( Eastbourne : Kingsway , 1990 ) Map
20 .

Author: John Wenham

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 9781725276659

Category: Religion

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A Biblical Atlas with a brief geographical introduction and a complete Scriptural gazetteer By the author of The People s Dictionary of the Bible i e J R Beard

These lines are drawn on maps , in order to enable the student to ascertain the
latitude and longitude of places . The meridians of longitude terminate on a map
at the bottom and the top . Here , therefore , you are to look in order to ascertain ...

Author: John Relly BEARD

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ISBN: BL:A0017130898

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A Brief Introduction to Buddhism

With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Buddhism with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Buddhist beliefs and practices.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506450315

Category: Religion

Page: 108

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This brief introduction to Buddhism is designed to help readers understand this important religious tradition. With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Buddhism with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Buddhist beliefs and practices. The user-friendly content is enhanced by charts of religious festivals, historic timelines, updated maps, and a useful glossary. It is ideal for courses on Buddhism and Asian religions and will be a useful, concise reference for all readers eager to know more about this important religious tradition and its place in our contemporary world.

A Brief Introduction to Christianity

With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Christianity with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Christian beliefs and practices.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506450339

Category: Religion

Page: 140

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This brief introduction to Christianity is designed to help readers understand this important religious tradition. With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Christianity with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Christian beliefs and practices. The user-friendly content is enhanced by charts of religious festivals, historic timelines, updated maps, and a useful glossary. It is ideal for courses on Christianity and will be a useful, concise reference for all readers eager to know more about this important religious tradition and its place in our contemporary world.

A Brief Introduction to Judaism

With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Judaism with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Jewish beliefs and practices.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506450414

Category: Religion

Page: 140

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This brief introduction to Judaism is designed to help readers understand this important religious tradition. With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Judaism with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Jewish beliefs and practices. The user-friendly content is enhanced by charts of religious festivals, historic timelines, updated maps, and a useful glossary. It is ideal for courses on Judaism and will be a useful, concise reference for all readers eager to know more about this important religious tradition and its place in our contemporary world.

A Brief Introduction to Islam

This brief introduction to Islam is designed to help readers understand this important religious tradition. With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Islam with an arresting layout with rich colors.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506450377

Category: Religion

Page: 124

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This brief introduction to Islam is designed to help readers understand this important religious tradition. With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Islam with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Islamic beliefs and practices. The user-friendly content is enhanced by charts of religious festivals, historic timelines, updated maps, and a useful glossary. It is ideal for courses on Islam and will be a useful, concise reference for all readers eager to know more about this important religious tradition and its place in our contemporary world.

A Brief Introduction to Jainism and Sikhism

With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Jainism and Sikhism with an arresting layout with rich colors.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506450391

Category: Religion

Page: 132

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This brief introduction to Jainism and Sikhism is designed to help readers understand these important religious traditions. With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Jainism and Sikhism with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Jain and Sikh beliefs and practices. The user-friendly content is enhanced by charts of religious festivals, historic timelines, updated maps, and a useful glossary. It is ideal for courses on Jainism, Sikhism, and South Asian religions and will be a useful, concise reference for all readers eager to know more about these important religious tradition and their place in our contemporary world.

A Brief Introduction to Hinduism

With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Hinduism with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Hindu beliefs and practices.

Author: Tim Dowley

Publisher: Fortress Press

ISBN: 9781506450353

Category: Religion

Page: 104

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This brief introduction to Hinduism is designed to help readers understand this important religious tradition. With both nuance and balance, this text provides broad coverage of various forms of Hinduism with an arresting layout with rich colors. It offers both historical overviews and modern perspectives on Hindu beliefs and practices. The user-friendly content is enhanced by charts of religious festivals, historic timelines, updated maps, and a useful glossary. It is ideal for courses on Hinduism and South Asian religions and will be a useful, concise reference for all readers eager to know more about this important religious tradition and its place in our contemporary world.

The Biblical Archaeologist

Student Bible Atlases Reviewed Author Title and Publisher Eerdmans ' Atlas of
the Bible Maps By Eerdmans Date and Price 1983 $ 5 . 95 Eerdmans Oxford
Bible Atlas H . G . May , editor , and J . Day , revisor Oxford Cartographers Ltd .
1984 ...

Author: George Ernest Wright

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105004690694

Category: Archaeology

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