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The Children of Noah:
Jewish Seafaring in Ancient Times
Raphael Patai

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Illustrations
Foreword
Preface: How This Book Was Written
Introduction
Ch. 1The Ark of Noah3
Ch. 2Ships and Seafaring in the Bible12
Ch. 3Construction and Parts22
Ch. 4Types of Ships39
Ch. 5The Crew47
Ch. 6Maritime Trade53
Ch. 7In the Harbor60
Ch. 8On the High Seas64
Ch. 9Naval Warfare73
Ch. 10Laws of the Sea and the River85
Ch. 11Similes and Parables101
Ch. 12Sea Legends and Sailors' Tales109
Ch. 13Ports and Port Cities132
Ch. 14Lake Kinneret160
AppBiblical Seafaring and the Book of Mormon171
Abbreviations Used in the Notes177
Notes185
Index209

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