The Congress was organized by The Israel Museum, the Israel Antiquities
Authority, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and the Israel Exploration
Society, and was hosted at the Museum from July 20 through 25, 1997.
||An International Congress
THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS
FIFTY YEARS AFTER THEIR DISCOVERY
Major Issues and New Approaches
Jerusalem, July 20-25,1997
This largest Congress ever convened on the subject drew over 350
participants to hear 120 scholars from over 25 countries deliberate
on the ongoing mystery of the Scrolls and on the introduction of
new technologies in deciphering their origins.
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(published by the Israel Exploration Society)