Libraries of the Judean Wilderness in the Context of the Roman World (updated)

An updated form of this article will soon appear in:

Bulletin of the Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society 2007 Volume 25

S. Pfann, “Reassessing the Judean Desert Caves: Libraries, Archives, Genizas and Hiding Places”


Bibliography on Ancient Libraries:

Lionel Casson, Libraries of the Ancient World (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2001).

Y. Hirschfeld, β€œThe Library of King Herod in the Northern Palace of Masada,” Scripta Classica Israelica 23 (2004), 69-80.

Elmer D. Johnson and Michael H. Harris, History of Libraries in the Western World (Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1976).

James W. Thompson, Ancient Libraries (Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1940).

For a thorough Bibliography on Ancient Libraries click here

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