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Series
Scrolls from the Dead Sea
Episode
The missing Shapira manuscript
Producing Organization
University of Wisconsin
WHA (Radio station : Madison, Wis.)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-222r8k88
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Description
In 1883, a "Dead Sea" Deuteronomy Scroll sold by a Jerusalem antique dealer to the British Museum was declared a fraud. This program reexamines the case in light of the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
The story of the Dead Sea Scrolls, featuring interviews with 30 leading scholars, scientists, archeologists and theologians.
Broadcast
1957-01-01
Topics
History
Subjects
Forgery of manuscripts
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:29:31
Credits
Producing Organization: University of Wisconsin
Producing Organization: WHA (Radio station : Madison, Wis.)
Speaker: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Subject: Shapira, Mozes V_ilhelm, 1830?-1884
Writer: Mansoor, Menahem
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 57-21-4 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:29:21
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Citations
Chicago: “Scrolls from the Dead Sea; The missing Shapira manuscript,” 1957-01-01, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed April 11, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-222r8k88.
MLA: “Scrolls from the Dead Sea; The missing Shapira manuscript.” 1957-01-01. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. April 11, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-222r8k88>.
APA: Scrolls from the Dead Sea; The missing Shapira manuscript. Boston, MA: University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-222r8k88