A visual tour of the promised land, from the stark vistas of the Judean wilderness to the lush banks of the Jordan
Peter Walker studied Classics and Early Church History at Cambridge University and has done extensive research at a post-doctoral level on Christian attitudes to Jerusalem. Peter is now Professor of Biblical Studies at Trinity School for Ministry (near Pittsburgh, USA), having previously taught at Wycliffe Hall within the University of Oxford. He has led many study tours to the Holy Land. His books include: In the Steps of Jesus, In the Steps of Saint Paul, The Lion Guide to the Bible, and The Story of the Holy Land.
"This beautiful illustrated hardback would make a welcome addition
to the library or coffee table of anyone." Life and Work
"Stunning large-scale photographs, linked and illuminated by an insightful text, encapsulate the four thousand year sweep of the history of the Holy Land in a way that will refresh the expert and instruct the beginner." Jerome Murphy-O'Connor, OP, Ecole Biblique, Jerusalem
"The photos in this book are breathtaking! The text tells 4000 years of people living in the land of Israel, and makes this history come alive with numerous gorgeous illustrations on every page. It's a wonderful resource..." Laura Di Giovine