(New Brunswick, NJ) : Rutgers University Press, (1970).. (1970).. Fine. - Large octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is rubbed. xv & 388 pages. Color endpaper maps & black-and-white illustrations. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper.
"The World History of the Jewish People" was conceived as an ambitious and comprehensive 21-volume project, embracing the history of the Jewish people from prehistoric times to the present. It was compiled in Israel by Jewish History Publications (Israel - 1961) Ltd. and each volume was published by Rutgers as it was completed.
This volume describes the ancient Near East as a background for Biblical history. Dust jacket present.