Item description for A Brief History of Ancient Israel by Victor H. Matthews...
Overview Grounded in the latest archaelogical developments, Matthews's superb new reference provides a cogent and condensed discussion of the ancestral, conquest, settlement, monarchy, exilic, and postexilic periods of ancient Israel. His concise narrative encompasses historical geography, ancient Near Eastern cultural data, and up-to-date research. Charts and insets reinforce main points and events.
Publishers Description Drawing on contemporary archaeological findings, this work presents a concise history of ancient Israel from its pre-historical beginnings to the post-exilic period. He provides a cogent and condensed discussion of events illustrated by charts and insets that make the book approachable. Where appropriate, the book also draws on advances in historical geography, as well as comparative cultural materials from other ancient Near East civilizations.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.9" Width: 5.9" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.65 lbs.
Release Date Jul 23, 2009
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0664224369 ISBN13 9780664224363
Availability 143 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 26, 2016 11:28.
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More About Victor H. Matthews
Victor H. Matthews (PhD, Brandeis University) is dean of the College of Humanities and Public Affairs and professor of religious studies at Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri, where he has taught for thirty years. He is the author of numerous books, including The Hebrew Prophets and Their Social World.
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