History of Palestine and Syria to the Macedonian conquest / by A.T. Olmstead.

New York ; London : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1931.

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Subjects Middle East -- Palestine.
Palestine -- History.
Syria -- History.
Description xxxii, 664 pages, [75] leaves of plates : illustrations (1 color), facsimiles, maps (1 folded), plans ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1931.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents In the beginning -- Cave men, farmers, and giants -- Arab tribesmen -- The bridge of assembly -- Egyptian warriors and Canaanite peasants -- Ships of Gebal -- Waves from Euphrates and Nile -- The manner of Canaan -- Northern invaders -- Egyptian overlords -- Egytianised Syria -- Letters from Syria -- Monotheism and its results -- Habiru inroads -- Hebrew origins -- Hittite and Egyptian masters -- Moses and the southland -- Palestine of the Philistines -- Yahweh's wars -- Saul, first king of Israel -- David's empire -- Solomon in all his glory -- Jeroboam and Israel's revolt -- Repulse of Ashur and of Baal -- Reforms of blood -- Interlude -- High lights and shadows -- Assyria's return -- Israel's fall -- Isaiah and Hezekiah -- The rod of Yahweh's anger -- Reaction -- Josiah's reform -- Jeremiah the pessimist -- The fall of Jerusalem -- By Babylon's rivers -- Prophets of hope and of hate -- The first Zionists -- The yoke of the law -- Building the walls -- These from the land of Sinim -- Last days -- Coming Judaism.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Israel
Network Numbers (OCoLC)743629
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Olmstead, A. T. 1880-1945.
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