Pictorial Library of Bible Lands:
Complete Collection

The Revised and Expanded Edition of the Pictorial Library of Bible Lands includes more than 17,500 photographs from 9 countries, carefully selected for use in studies of the biblical and ancient Mediterranean world.

 

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Read the reviews and learn why the Pictorial Library of Bible Lands is unique. Browse the list below and follow the links to learn about each of the 18 volumes.

Individual volumes cost $24-$39. The complete set of 18 volumes is now marked down to $389 (a 35% discount). Larger discounts are available for upgraders.


Volume 1: Galilee and the North more than 1,100 photos of:

Regions: Golan Heights, Huleh Basin, Galilee Hill Country, Sea of Galilee, Jordan River, and the Plain of Asher.

Sites: Dan, Hazor, Capernaum, Chorazin, Tabgha, Bethsaida, Kursi, Arbel, Baram, Sepphoris, Nazareth, Rosh HaNiqra, Acco, Haifa, Kedesh, Abel Beth Maacah, Caesarea Philippi, Nimrod's Castle, Mount Hermon, Qatzrin, Gamla, Hippos, Nahal Ammud, Nahal Iyon, Nahal Senir, and Mount Merom.

Volume 2: Samaria and the Center more than 1,200 photos of:

Regions: Jezreel Valley, Harod Valley, Mount Carmel, Sharon Plain, Samaria, Jordan Rift, and Benjamin.

Sites: Megiddo, Tanaach, Jokneam, Beth Shean, Mount Gilboa, Mount Tabor, Hill of Moreh, Muhraqa, Dor, Caesarea, Aphek, Tirzah, Mts. Gerizim and Ebal, Shechem, Shiloh, Bethel, Ai, Mizpah, Gibeon, Gibeah of Saul, Michmash, Nebi Samwil, Beth Horon ridge, Kiriath Jearim, and Jericho.

Volume 3: Jerusalem more than 1,500 photos of:

Regions: Old City, Temple Mount, City of David, Western Wall Tunnels, West Jerusalem, Mount of Olives.

Sites: Gates of the Old City, Broad Wall, Warren's Shaft, Hezekiah's Tunnel, Via Dolorosa, Garden Tomb, Church of the Holy Sepulcher, Garden of Gethsemane, Bethany, and the Jerusalem Model.

Volume 4: Judah and the Dead Sea more than 1,500 photos of:

Regions: Hill Country of Judah, Judean Wilderness, Dead Sea, Shephelah, and the Philistine Plain.

Sites: Qumran, En Gedi, Masada, Ascent of Adummim, Wadi Qilt, Bar Kochba caves, Bethlehem, Herodium, Mar Saba, Hebron, Jaffa, Gezer, Beth Shemesh, Valley of Elah, Jarmuth, Azekah, Adullam, Maresha, Lachish, Tell Beit Mirsim, Ekron, Gath, Ashdod, Ashkelon, and Gaza.

Volume 5: Negev and the Wilderness more than 700 photos of:

Regions: Biblical Negev, Negev Highlands, Nabatean Cities, Nahal Zin, Spice Route, Wilderness of Zin, Wilderness of Paran, Aravah, and the Red Sea.

Sites: Gerar, Ziklag, Tell Jemmeh, Nahal Besor, Tell el-Farah South, Beersheba, Arad, Tel Ira, Tel Masos, Sede Boqer, Avdat, Mampsis, Nessana, Machtesh Ramon, Red Canyon, Timna Park, Tabernacle model, and Eilat.

Volume 6: Jordan more than 850 photos of:

Gadara, Gerasa, Tishbe, Jabesh Gilead, Ramoth Gilead, Pella, Abila, Penuel and Mahanaim, Tell Deir Alla, Bethany Beyond the Jordan, Iraq el-Emir, Amman, Tell Hesban, Medeba Map, Mount Nebo, Macherus, Kerak, Nahals Yarmuk, Jabbok, Arnon, Zered and Punon, Bozrah, King's Highway, Petra, and Aqaba.

Volume 7: Egypt more than 1,000 photos of:

Coral Island, Jebel Musa, St. Catherine's Monastery, Serabit el-Khadim, Wadi Feiran, Kadesh Barnea, Wadi el-Arish, Suez Canal, Tanis, Tell el-Maskhuta, Tell er-Retabeh, Tell el-Yehudiyeh, Alexandria, Giza Pyramids, Abusir, Memphis, Saqqara, Dashur Pyramids, Meidum, Beni Hasan, Tell el-Amarna, Abydos, Karnak and Luxor Temples, Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut's Temple, Medinet Habu, Aswan, Elephantine Island, Philae Island, and Abu Simbel.

Volume 8: Lebanon more than 700 photos of:

Tyre, Sidon, Zarephath, Eshmun Temple, Beirut, Byblos, Nahr el-Kalb, the Beqa, Baalbek, Cedars of Lebanon, Karak Noah, Kamid el-Loz, Litani River, and Mount Hermon.

Volume 9: Eastern and Central Turkey more than 1,300 photos of:

Antioch on the Orontes, Seleucia, Tarsus, Attalia, Perga, Aspendos, Pisidian Antioch, Lystra, Derbe, Ankara, Hattusha, Kultepe, Carchemish, Zincirli, Haran, Nemrut Dag, Arslantepe, Mount Ararat, the Tigris River, the Euphrates River, Gobekli Tepe, Cappadocia, and Urartu.

Volume 10: Western Turkey more than 900 photos of:

Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, Laodicea, Colossae, Hierapolis, Assos, Alexandria Troas, Miletus, Istanbul, Didyma, Priene, Troy, Termessos, Xanthos, Myra, Patara, Cnidus, and Halicarnassus.

Volume 11: Greece more than 800 photos of:

Athens, Eleusis, Corinth, Isthmia, Cenchrea, Mycenae, Argos, Tiryns, Epidaurus, Arcadia, Olympia, Delphi, Nicopolis, Dodona, Meteora, Mount Olympus, Dion, Berea, Thessalonica, Neapolis, Amphipolis, and Philippi.

Volume 12: The Greek Islands more than 450 photos of:

Samothrace, Mitylene, Chios, Samos, Patmos, Cos, and Rhodes.

Volume 13: Cyprus and Crete more than 700 photos of:

Cyprus: Salamis, Paphos, Kourion, Amathus, Alamanou, Khirokitia, Idalion, Nicosia, Larnaca, Enkomi, and Famagusta.

Crete: Salmone, Itanos, Heraklion, Knossos, Tylissos, Mount Ida, Gortyn, Phaistos, Fair Havens, Lasea Armeni, and Phoenix.

Volume 14: Italy and Malta more than 550 photos of:

Italy: Syracuse, Rhegium, Paestum, Pompeii, Mount Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Puteoli, Appian Way, Forum of Appius, Three Taverns

Malta: St. Paul's Bay, Salina Bay, San Pawl Milqi, Rabat, Mdina, Hagar Qim, Mnajdra, Dingli Cliffs, Clapham Junction, Valletta, Tas Silg, St. Thomas Bay, and Munxar Reef.

Volume 15: Rome more than 500 photos of:

The Forum, Colosseum, Arch of Titus, Palatine Hill, Pantheon, Mamertine Prison, Circus Maximus, Vatican, Tiber River, St. Paul's Outside the Walls, and Ostia.

Volume 16: Trees, Plants, and Flowers more than 1,500 photos of:

Almond, carob, date palm, fig, olive, pomegranate, sycamore-fig, vine, wheat, barley, flax, garlic, sorghum, hyssop, caper, fennel, mallow, rosemary, citron, oak, cactus, myrtle, terebinth, acacia, cedar of Lebanon, papyrus, reeds, white broom, atad, holy milk thistle, thorny burnet, acanthus, anemone, cyclamen, black iris, crocus, lily, lupin, corn poppies, narcissus, sage, squill, tulip, and mandrake.

Volume 17: Cultural Images of the Holy Land more than 1,000 photos of:

Grain harvest, grape harvest, olive harvest, plowing, shepherds, sheepshearing, watchtowers, wells, cisterns, pottery making, Samaritan Passover, Jewish holidays, Christian holidays, weddings, scribes, Bedouin tents, and fauna: birds, camels, cattle, leopards, jackals, wolfs, gazelle, oryx, addax, donkeys, horses, ibex, hyrax, snakes, scorpions, tortoises, lizards, sheep, and goats.

Volume 18: Signs of the Holy Land more than 900 photos of:

Archaeology, biblical events, biblical people: tribes, judges, kings, prophets, apostles; biblical places: cities, mountains, temple, bodies of water, valleys; biblical verses, curious, danger, errors, hiking, historical interest, historical people, Jerusalem, modern Israel, nature, prohibitions, rabbis, religious, and shops.