Item description for Map-Deluxe Then And Now Bible Maps Book w/CD Rom by Rose Publishing...
Overview New! Deluxe "Then and Now" Bible Map Book with Clear Plastic Overlays of Modern Cities and Countries plus Bonus CD-ROM
Now you can compare the Middle East during Bible times with modern-day cities and countries. The clear plastic overlays make it easy to see where Bible places are today.
People say, "I've been looking for this for years!"
Make your Bible reading more interesting by telling Bible stories using today's geography and events in the news. For example, you could say... o Daniel was taken as a POW to Iraq (where the ruins of Babylon are today south of Baghdad) and lived there the rest of his life. o The ruins of Nineveh are in Northern Iraq near Mosul in Kurdish areas. o Noah's Ark probably landed in Turkey (Mt. Ararat is in northeastern Turkey). o Paul was brought up in what would be Turkey today (Tarsus). He preached in Syria, Turkey, Greece and Italy. o The wise men were probably from Iran or Saudi Arabia. o Jesus went to four countries: Egypt, Jordan, Israel, and Lebanon (Sidon and Tyre). o Abraham crossed Iraq and Syria to get to the Promised Land (the Holy Land today).
Includes the following maps and clear plastic modern overlays: o The Middle East during Old Testament Times o Clear Overlay of modern-day Middle East o Map of the Assyrian Empire o Clear Overlay of same areas with modern-day countries o The Holy Land during the time of the Old Testament (12 Tribes) o Clear Overlay of modern-day Israel and surrounding countries o The Holy Land with territory of Kings Saul, David, and Solomon. o Clear Overlay of modern-day Israel and surrounding countries o The Holy Land showing the United and Divided Kingdoms o Clear Overlay of modern-day Israel and surrounding countries o Map of the Babylonian Kingdoms and Persian Empire o Clear Overlay of same areas with modern-day countries o The Holy Land during the time of Jesus o Clear Overlay of modern-day Holy Land o Paul's Journeys (Roman Empire at AD 60) o Clear Overlay of modern-day Mediterranean area. o Abraham's Journeys (2 maps) o Jacob's Journeys o Joseph's Journey to Egypt o The Exodus and Wilderness Wanderings o The Tabernacle layout (birds-eye view) o Jerusalem at the Time of Jesus o Tomb of Jesus o Journeys of Peter and Philip o Expansion of Christianity in the Roman Empire
On the CD-ROM o JPG's of all of the maps listed above, so that you can use them in your own Bible material or make your own PowerPoint® presentations. o PDF's of all of the maps listed above, so that you can make overhead transparencies or full-page handouts (The digital files on this CD-ROM are for personal use only, not to transmit, use on the Internet, or for sale.)
Publishers Description "Deluxe Then and Now Bible Map Book" includes full-color Bible maps with clear-plastic overlays that shows modern cities and countries. This is the deluxe version of the #1 bestselling Bible Atlas in the U.S. in 2007. It includes twice as many pages as the original version, plus a CD-ROM of all the maps. The bestselling "Deluxe Then and Now Bible Map Book "brings new relevance to your studies and teaching, and to compare Bible times and modern-day maps. "Book measures 11.25" x 9.5" x 1." Special hard cover hides spiral binding. Looks great on a bookshelf and opens flat for ease of use and for photocopying. Copies cannot be sold. " Want to make your Bible studies and teachings more interesting? You can with "Deluxe Now and Then Bible Maps," The atlas presents "Then and Now" maps for five different eras of Bible history, including: The Beginnings to the Exodus The Conquest of the Promised Land to the United Kingdom The Divided Kingdom to the Persian Empire The Life of Jesus The Spread of Christianity Easily compare Bible times with modern day times. Tell Bible stories and lead studies while presenting today's geography. Here are some examples: Daniel was taken as POW to Iraq (where the ruins of Babylon are today south of Baghdad) and lived there the rest of his life The ruins of Nineveh are in Northern Iraq near Mosul in Kurdish areas "Deluxe Then and Now Bible Maps "that uses larger, easier-to-read type than most Bible atlases. The book is full-color and includes the following Bible maps and clear-plastic overlays that display today's cities and countries over Bible-time maps. Pastors will want a copy of this resource for themselves and several throughout the church as a ministryresource.
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Studio: Rose Publishing, Inc.
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.34" Width: 9.31" Height: 0.7" Weight: 1.26 lbs.
Binding Spiral Bound
Release Date Sep 1, 2007
Publisher ROSE PUBLISHING #629
ISBN 1596361638 ISBN13 9781596361638
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Reviews - What do customers think about Map-Deluxe Then And Now Bible Maps Book w/CD Rom?
Excellent for homeschool! Oct 29, 2008
I highly recommend the Deluxe Then and Now Bible Maps for homeschool use! The CD-ROM allows you to print out maps for more than one student and can be used for many different grade levels! We used them as templates to create our own poster-sized overlay maps!
Good tool for Bible study, but not as thorough Sep 3, 2008
This is a great tool for any student of the Bible. It's helpful for personal study, preparing presentations or teaching lectures. Having the CD along with the hard copy is most helpful for adapting the content to fit one's needs. Another great thing are the overlays with present day boundaries. This helps one put the Bible stories into our context.
The contents of the book and the CD has been published in detail by another reviewer so no need to repeat it here. But the one thing I wondered about is the selection of maps. While there are 40 or so maps, there are some maps that I wish there were at least twice as many. I was expecting more thorough coverage, perhaps not as detailed as in Aharoni's Carta Bible Atlas, but more of the basic stuff. For example I would like to see more on David's travels, Elijah and Elisha, Jeremiah, siege of Jerusalem, minor prophets, etc.
However, it is a good tool and I would recommend it. The fact that it includes multiple media is worth the money.
Bible Maps Aug 17, 2008
This is good to see the than and now of the middle east area of the bible.
Great Bible Study Help Jun 22, 2008
This book has been an excellent help in my Bible study, as it helps me locate the area I am reading about in the Bible and shows on the map overlay what that country is called now. Highly recommended.
A very useful collection Apr 7, 2008
The historical facts presented, with overlays of present-day situations are extremely useful for Bible study and teaching. The JPGs of the maps save so much of time in preparing notes and presentations.