“Fresh Light” by A.H. Sayce on-line

The following public domain book is now available on-line for free download in PDF.

A.H. Sayce, Fresh Light From the Ancient Monuments

Archibald Henry Sayce [1846-1933], Fresh Light From the Ancient Monuments, 5th edn. London: The Religious Tract Society, 1890. Hbk. pp.160. Click to download.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: The Book of Genesis

Chapter 3: The Exodus Out of Egypt

Chapter 4: The Moabite Stone and the Incription at Siloam

Chapter 5: The Empire of the Hittites

Chapter VI: The Assyrian Invasions

Chapter VII: Nebuchadnezzar

Appendix I. The Text of the treaty between the Hittites and the Ramses II (Dr. Brugsch’s translation)

Appendix II. List of months of the Assyrian Year

Appendix III. Translation of a cylinder of Nabonidos, King of Babylonia, containing the name of Belshazzar.

H.B. Tristram’s “The Land of Moab” now on-line

The following book is now available on-line in PDF:

Henry Baker Tristram [1822-1906], The Land of Moab. Travels and Discoveries on the East Side of the Dead Sea and the Jordan. London: John Murray, 1873. Hbk. pp.408. [This material is in the Public Domain]

The book contains over 40 pen and ink illustrations dating from the 1870’s which show the landscape of Moab. I have scanned each of these individually and provided them in a variety of resolutions for re-use.

Click <<HERE>> to visit the download page. You can find out more about the authorĀ here.