The Excavation of Gezer, Volume 2

The Excavation of Gezer, Volume 2

R. A. S. Macalister

Vol 2 of 3 Volumes. With numerous illustrations. From the first chapter: ‘We have, two sources of information regarding the domestic animals used, and the wild animals observed, by the Gezerites: the bones of actual specimens, and small models of animals, when the species of the latter can be identified. Such models were rare…

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The Excavation of Gezer, Volume 1

The Excavation of Gezer, Volume 1

R. A. S. Macalister

Vol 1 of 3 Volumes. With numerous illustrations. From the Preface: ‘In what form the results of the Excavation of Gezer should be finally presented is a question that has cost me much careful thought. Two alternatives offered themselves, between which it was difficult to choose. My preference at first was to follow the natural division…

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Gerald Massey’s Lectures

Gerald Massey's Lectures

Gerald Massey

Includes: The Historical Jesus and Mythical Christ; Paul the Gnostic Opponent of Peter; The “Logia of the Lord”; Gnostic and Historic Christianity; The Hebrew and Other Creations; In Reply to Professor A. H. Sayce; The Devil of Darkness in the Light of Evolution; Luniolatry, Ancient and Modern; Greek Mythology and the God Apollo; Man in Search of His Soul; The Seven Souls of Man; A Retort; and, The Coming Religion.

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Records of the Past, 2nd Series, Vol. IV

Records of the Past, 2nd Series, Vol. IV

A. H. Sayce

Chapters include: The Official Life of an Egyptian Officer; Hymn to Osiris; The Synchronous History of Assyria and Babylonia; Inscriptions of Shalmaneser II; The Monolith Inscription of Shalmaneser II; The Inscription of Shalmaneser II; A Votive Inscription of Assur-Natsir-Pal; Inscription of Rimmon-Nirari III; Votive Inscriptions; Babylonian…

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History of Egypt From 330 B.C. to the Present Time, Volume 3

History of Egypt From 330 B.C. to the Present Time, Volume 3

A. S. Rappoport

Subjects include; The Ideal of the Crusader —Saladin’s Campaign— Richard I. in Palestine— Siege of Damietta—St. Louis in Egypt — The Mamluks—Beybars’ Policy; Napoleon’s campaign — Battles of the Pyramids and of Abukir— Siege of Acre—Kleber’s administration- The evacuation of Egypt; Mehemet’s rise to power— Massacre of the Mamluks— Invasion of the Morea—Battle of the Navarino — Struggle with the Porte— Abbas Pasha, Muhammed Said, and Ismail Pasha…

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History of Egypt From 330 B.C. to the Present Time, Volume 2

History of Egypt From 330 B.C. to the Present Time, Volume 2

A. S. Rappoport

Subjects include; The Roman Dominion on the Nile — Settlement of the Egyptian Frontiers—Religious Developments — Rebellions; The Ascendency of the New Religion — The Arian Controversies— The Zenith of Monasticism — The Final Struggle of Paganism — The Decline of Alexandria; and, The Rise of Muhammedanism — The Arabic Conquest of Egypt— The Ommayad and Abbasid Dynasties.

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History of Egypt From 330 B.C. to the Present Time, Volume 1

History of Egypt From 330 B.C. to the Present Time, Volume 1

A. S. Rappoport

Subjects include; Alexandria as the meeting-place of Western and Eastern Culture—The blending of Jewish and Greek Ideals; Alexander the Great— Cleomenes ( 332-323 b. c.); Ptolemy governs Egypt, overcomes Perdiccas, and establishes a Dynasty; Treaty with Rome — Expansion of Trade— Alexandrian Culture — The Septuagint; The struggle for Syria—Decline of the Dynasty—Advent of Roman Control; The Syrian Invasion —The Jews and the Bible…

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Development of Religion and Thought in Ancient Egypt

Development of Religion and Thought in Ancient Egypt

James Henry Breasted

In this book, Breasted details the evolution of religious belief through thousands of years of Egyptian history. He describes (and quotes extensively from) the great funerary texts, most importantly the Pyramid texts, as well as the Coffin texts and the Book of the Dead. He covers the history of Egyptian religion from the earliest Osiran beliefs up to the groundbreaking monotheism of Akhenaton. This book is a must-read for anyone….

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Fresh Light from the Ancient Monuments

Fresh Light from the Ancient Monuments

A. H. Sayce

Fresh light from the ancient monuments : a sketch of the most striking confirmations of the Bible from recent discoveries in Egypt, Palestine, Assyria, Babylonia, Asia Minor. Chapters include: The Book of Genesis; The Exodus out of Egypt; The Moabite Stone and the Inscription of Siloam; The Empire of the Hittites; The Assyrian Invasions; and, Nebuchadrezzar and Cyrus.

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Records of the Past, 2nd Series, Volume II

Records of the Past, 2nd Series, Volume II

A. H. Sayce

This volume of Records of the Past has more Egyptian material than the first, including the Inscription of Uni, the Adventures of Sinuhit, and the Legend of the Expulsion of the Hyksos. Also of interest on the Egyptian side are some of the Tel El-Amarna letters, Babylonian cuneiform tablets found in Upper Egypt, copies of correspondence between Amenophis III and rulers throughout the ancient Near East…

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