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Ancient Israelites And Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide

Ancient Israelites And Their Neighbors

Chicago Review Press

Author: Marian Broida


Examines the ancient cultures of the Israelites, the Philistines, and the Phoenicians, focusing on art, architecture, food, clothing, writing, history, religion, and work. Includes related activities.
Ancient Israelites And Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide is a must own child's book. The author is Marian Broida and it was published in May of 2003 by Chicago Review Press. This version is the 1st ed. is 160 pages long and it contains plenty of colorfully illustrated artwork. It highlights Phoenicians, Philistines and Civilization. To get the best deal on a copy for this children's book besides other books, click on the shopping cart link below.

Children can try their hand at re-creating ancient Israelite culture — together employing the cultures of their neighbors, the Philistines and Phoenicians — inside a way which will provide perspective on present events. The book covers a crucial period from the Israelites' settlement in Canaan in 1200 B. C. E. to their return from exile in Babylonia in 538 B. C. E. This part in the Middle East — no bigger than modern-day Michigan — was the birthplace of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. More than 35 projects include stomping grapes into juice, creating a model Phoenician trading ship, making a Philistine headdress, and writing on a broken clay pot. Israelites', Phoenicians', and Philistines' writing and languages, the way they built their homes, the food they ate, the clothes they wore, and also the operate they did, and of course, their a quantity of interesting stories, are all explored.


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