Download PDF by Bill T. Arnold,Richard S. Hess: Ancient Israel's History: An Introduction to Issues and

By Bill T. Arnold,Richard S. Hess

ISBN-10: 0801039304

ISBN-13: 9780801039300

The heritage of Israel is a much-debated subject in previous testomony reports. On one aspect are minimalists who locate little of old worth within the Hebrew Bible. at the different facet are those that imagine the biblical textual content is an actual ancient list. Many critical scholars of the Bible locate themselves among those positions and would get advantages from a cautious exploration of matters in Israelite history.

This sizeable historical past of Israel textbook values the Bible's ancient contribution with no overlooking severe concerns and demanding situations. that includes the most recent scholarship, the e-book introduces scholars to the present kingdom of analysis on concerns appropriate to the research of historical Israel. The editors and participants, all best biblical students and historians, speak about ancient facts in a readable demeanour, utilizing either canonical and chronological lenses to discover Israelite history.

Illustrative goods, equivalent to maps and photographs, visually aid the book's content material. Tables and sidebars also are included.

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