Ayala Sussmann, Ruth Peled.
Israel Antiquities Authority.
Washington, D.C., USA, 1993. 143 pp., illustrations: 46 col., 3 b&w, 28 × 21.6 cm. English.
Library of Congress (29 April–1 August 1993)
A major exhibition of scrolls and ancient artifacts discovered at Qumran, now in the collections of the Israel Antiquities Authority. Introduction provides a brief history of the scrolls’ publication and exhibition (Michael W. Grunberger). Main essay discusses their discovery, dating, authors, and content (Ayala Sussmann and Ruth Peled). Transcriptions of each scroll. In-depth descriptive entries. 38 items.
Exhibition leaflet with extensive text on the Dead Sea Scrolls, their community, recent history, and relationship to Judaism and Christianity, 16 pp., 9 col., 1 b&w illus., 21.4 × 12 cm.
New York Public Library, New York City, USA; M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, Calif., USA