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The Resource Patterns of evidence: Exodus : a filmaker's journey, Timothy P. Mahoney ; with Steven Law

Patterns of evidence: Exodus : a filmaker's journey, Timothy P. Mahoney ; with Steven Law

Label
Patterns of evidence: Exodus : a filmaker's journey
Title
Patterns of evidence: Exodus
Title remainder
a filmaker's journey
Statement of responsibility
Timothy P. Mahoney ; with Steven Law
Title variation
Exodus
Title variation remainder
a filmaker's journey exploring the Bible
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mahoney, Timothy P.
Dewey number
222.12/09505
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1199.E93
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Law, Steven
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moses
  • Exodus, The
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Jews
  • Religion
  • Egypt
Target audience
adult
Label
Patterns of evidence: Exodus : a filmaker's journey, Timothy P. Mahoney ; with Steven Law
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"You never know where a crisis of faith will lead you"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the backstory. My personal journey -- A brief overview of the Exodus story -- The journey: from idea to film -- Asking the big question. Vincent Bugliosi -- Christopher Hitchens, Richard Sawkins, and the new atheists -- Kenneth Kitchen -- Hershel Shanks -- Jim Phillips -- Rabbi David Wolpe -- Change of plans. Norma Franklin -- Israel Finkelstein -- Ze'ev Herzog -- Natan Sharansky -- Benjamin Netanyahu -- Shimon Peres -- The oldest copies of Exodus -- Investigating with the standard approach. Off to Egypt -- The wall of time: understanding Egypt's history -- The Ramesses Exodus theory -- The crisis: a turning point -- Adopting a new approach. Who was the Pharaoh of the Exodus? -- Looking at the text objectively -- Abraham: the six steps of the Biblical sequence -- Step One: evidence of arrival? Avaris: the city beneath Ramesses -- Joseph: the search for a Semitic high ruler -- Pharaoh's dreams and Joseph's famine policy -- The rise of Pharaoh's power -- The Egyptian tomb of Joseph? -- Shechem: a place of conflict and promise -- A lesson from the life of Joseph -- Arrival summary and timeline -- Steps Two and Three: evidence of multiplication and slavery? Multiplication: Semitic growth at Avris -- Music in the mix -- Multiplication: Semitic expansion in the Nile Delta -- Slavery: mudbricks and tomb inscriptions -- Slavery clues at Avaris? -- Israelite slaves on an Egyptian papyrus -- Multiplication and slavery summary and timeline -- Step Four: evidence of judgment? The ten plagues -- Visualizing the ancient story -- Death of the firstborn -- Celebrating Passover -- To Budapest with love -- Aftermath of the plagues: Egypt's devastation -- The admonitions of an Egyptian sage: the Ipiwer Papyrus -- Objections to an Ipuwer-Exodus connection -- Challenging the Ramesses Exodus theory. Devastating judgment at the time of Ramesses? -- Conquest of Canaan at the time of Ramesses -- A defense of the Ranesses date -- Discovering a second Exodus date -- The case against Ramesses builds -- Was Ramesses' son the Pharaoh of the Exodus? -- Merneptah Stele: the first mention of Israel in Egypt -- Berlin Pedestal: an even earlier mention of Israel -- The shepherds of God -- Moving beyond the Ramesses Exodus theory -- Reestablishing the Bible's timeline -- Step Five: evidence of the Exodus?Abandonment at Avaris -- Another abandonment: Kahun -- The only collapse of Egyptian power in 1,000 years -- Judgment and Exodus summary and timeline -- Step Six: evidence of the conquest? Why do many archaeologists reject the conquest? -- Jericho: did the walls come tumbling down -- Further intrigue at Jericho -- Hazor: another city burned -- Joshua and the missing conquest evidence -- The forgotten story of the conquest -- Nine cities destroyed in the conquest --Shechem: a center of Biblical history -- Conquest summary -- A pattern among the rags and tatters. A question of time -- A collection of rags and tatters -- Questioning Egypt's timeline -- Shifting Egypt's timeline -- Sisc-step summary and timeline -- How did the problem get started? A curious problem -- The early days of Egyptology -- The origins of Egypt's timeline -- Taking a closer look -- Reevaluating a basic assumption -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgements -- Bonus chapter A: a conversation with David Rohl -- Bonus chapter B: a conversation with James Hoffmeier -- Bonus chapter C: how many Israelistes in Egypt? -- Bonus chapter D: four hundred years of slavery? -- Bonus chapter E: the conquest debate -- Endnotes
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9780986431005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps, charts
System control number
  • sky274429818
  • (OCoLC)905973578
  • 936004
Label
Patterns of evidence: Exodus : a filmaker's journey, Timothy P. Mahoney ; with Steven Law
Publication
Note
"You never know where a crisis of faith will lead you"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the backstory. My personal journey -- A brief overview of the Exodus story -- The journey: from idea to film -- Asking the big question. Vincent Bugliosi -- Christopher Hitchens, Richard Sawkins, and the new atheists -- Kenneth Kitchen -- Hershel Shanks -- Jim Phillips -- Rabbi David Wolpe -- Change of plans. Norma Franklin -- Israel Finkelstein -- Ze'ev Herzog -- Natan Sharansky -- Benjamin Netanyahu -- Shimon Peres -- The oldest copies of Exodus -- Investigating with the standard approach. Off to Egypt -- The wall of time: understanding Egypt's history -- The Ramesses Exodus theory -- The crisis: a turning point -- Adopting a new approach. Who was the Pharaoh of the Exodus? -- Looking at the text objectively -- Abraham: the six steps of the Biblical sequence -- Step One: evidence of arrival? Avaris: the city beneath Ramesses -- Joseph: the search for a Semitic high ruler -- Pharaoh's dreams and Joseph's famine policy -- The rise of Pharaoh's power -- The Egyptian tomb of Joseph? -- Shechem: a place of conflict and promise -- A lesson from the life of Joseph -- Arrival summary and timeline -- Steps Two and Three: evidence of multiplication and slavery? Multiplication: Semitic growth at Avris -- Music in the mix -- Multiplication: Semitic expansion in the Nile Delta -- Slavery: mudbricks and tomb inscriptions -- Slavery clues at Avaris? -- Israelite slaves on an Egyptian papyrus -- Multiplication and slavery summary and timeline -- Step Four: evidence of judgment? The ten plagues -- Visualizing the ancient story -- Death of the firstborn -- Celebrating Passover -- To Budapest with love -- Aftermath of the plagues: Egypt's devastation -- The admonitions of an Egyptian sage: the Ipiwer Papyrus -- Objections to an Ipuwer-Exodus connection -- Challenging the Ramesses Exodus theory. Devastating judgment at the time of Ramesses? -- Conquest of Canaan at the time of Ramesses -- A defense of the Ranesses date -- Discovering a second Exodus date -- The case against Ramesses builds -- Was Ramesses' son the Pharaoh of the Exodus? -- Merneptah Stele: the first mention of Israel in Egypt -- Berlin Pedestal: an even earlier mention of Israel -- The shepherds of God -- Moving beyond the Ramesses Exodus theory -- Reestablishing the Bible's timeline -- Step Five: evidence of the Exodus?Abandonment at Avaris -- Another abandonment: Kahun -- The only collapse of Egyptian power in 1,000 years -- Judgment and Exodus summary and timeline -- Step Six: evidence of the conquest? Why do many archaeologists reject the conquest? -- Jericho: did the walls come tumbling down -- Further intrigue at Jericho -- Hazor: another city burned -- Joshua and the missing conquest evidence -- The forgotten story of the conquest -- Nine cities destroyed in the conquest --Shechem: a center of Biblical history -- Conquest summary -- A pattern among the rags and tatters. A question of time -- A collection of rags and tatters -- Questioning Egypt's timeline -- Shifting Egypt's timeline -- Sisc-step summary and timeline -- How did the problem get started? A curious problem -- The early days of Egyptology -- The origins of Egypt's timeline -- Taking a closer look -- Reevaluating a basic assumption -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgements -- Bonus chapter A: a conversation with David Rohl -- Bonus chapter B: a conversation with James Hoffmeier -- Bonus chapter C: how many Israelistes in Egypt? -- Bonus chapter D: four hundred years of slavery? -- Bonus chapter E: the conquest debate -- Endnotes
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9780986431005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps, charts
System control number
  • sky274429818
  • (OCoLC)905973578
  • 936004

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