Book Review: The Bible Unearthed by Israel Finkelstein & Neil Asher Silberman

Did events in The Bible really happen? Did David have a city? Did Exodus take place as written? What use are the texts of the Old Testament to modern archaeologists and how can we evaluate them without causing offence to a lot of people? These are some of the questions asked by two of theContinue reading “Book Review: The Bible Unearthed by Israel Finkelstein & Neil Asher Silberman”

Book Review: The Incredible Human Journey by Dr Alice Roberts

You can’t help but like Dr Alice Roberts. Though best known as a co-presenter on the BBC series Coast, she has been involved in a number of other TV projects of which this was the most noteworthy. We appreciate her for the passion for her subject, her infectious smile and childlike excitement as well asContinue reading “Book Review: The Incredible Human Journey by Dr Alice Roberts”