The Ancient Synagogue

The First Thousand Years, Second Edition
Author(s): 
Levine, Lee I.
ISBN: 
0300106289
Date published: 
August 2005
Paperback
Price: 
£27.50
Pages: 
768

In his comprehensive history of the synagogue from the Hellenistic period through Late Antiquity, Lee Levine traces the origins and development of this dynamic and revolutionary institution. This revised paperback edition reflects the latest information in the field and includes a wealth of recently published material ranging from excavation reports and monographs to articles appearing in edited volumes and scholarly journals.

Lee I. Levine is Professor of Jewish History and Rev. Moses Bernard Lauterman Family Chair in Classical Archaeology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.