Preface Introduction 1. Jewish Burial Practices in Late Antiquity 2. Inscriptions-Non-Burial 3. Burial Inscriptions-Themes 4. Burial Inscriptions-Names 5. Significant Ossuaries for Research in the Historical Jesus Conclusion Abbreviations Bibliography Index of Biblical Literature Index of Modern Writers
Craig A. Evans is the Payzant Distinguished Professor of New Testament at Acadia Divinity College of Acadia University, in Wolfville, Nova Scotia.
An important contribution to the study of the material culture of biblical times... The volume is informative, well written, well organized, and easy to read... Highly recommended. -- CHOICE