Enter Title, Author, ISBN, etc.
Use arrow tabs for subcategories
Title: Historical Roots of the Old Testament (1200-63 BCE)
Author: Nelson, Richard D
Publisher: SBL Press; Publication Date: 2014
Paperback; ISBN: 9781628370058
Volumes: 1; Pages: 314
List Price in Paper: $38.95 Our price: $32.99
(Add to Cart button is at the bottom of this page)
A thorough overview of the history of ancient Israel for research and classroom useRichard D. Nelson charts the beginning of the Iron Age and the emergence of Israel and its literature, including the kingdoms of Israel and Judah, the downfall of Israel, Judah in the Assyrian and Babylonian periods, Yehud and Persia, and the Hellenistic period. Each chapter provides a summary of the period under consideration, a historical reconstruction of the period, based on biblical and extrabiblical evidence; a critical study of the biblical literature deriving from or associated with the period, and theological conclusions that readers may draw from the relevant biblical texts.