Item description for I Chronicles 1-9 (The Anchor Yale Bible Commentaries) by Gary N. Knoppers...
Overview In this latest addition to the esteemed Anchor Bible series, scholar Knoppers examines one of the most neglected books of the Old Testament and establishes its importance as a key to understanding the nation of Israel.
Publishers Description Employing the Dead Sea Scrolls to reconstruct the Biblical author's text, this edition reveals how Chronicles is related to, and draws upon, many earlier Biblical books, and presents a look at its connections to the historical writings of ancient Mesopotamia and classical Greece.
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Studio: Yale University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.43" Width: 6.47" Height: 1.62" Weight: 2 lbs.
Release Date Jul 1, 2004
Publisher Yale University Press
ISBN 0300139527 ISBN13 9780300139525
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More About Gary N. Knoppers
Gary Knoppers is the O'Brien Professor of Theology at University of Notre Dame. Recent publications include a two-volume commentary on I Chronicles in the Anchor Bible series (2004), a co-edited volume (with Bernard Levinson) on The Pentateuch as Torah (2007), and a co-edited volume (with Oded Lipschits and Manfred Oeming) on Judah and the Judeans in the Achaemenid Period (2011).
Gary N. Knoppers was born in 1956 and has an academic affiliation as follows - The Pennsylvania State University.