Baker Academic: September 2002
Essential to a proper understanding of the Old Testament is a knowledge of the political, historical, and theological environment of the ancient Near East. While there is an abundance of material explaining this environment, primary source texts are often unavailable or inaccessible to the beginning Old Testament student.
This volume in the Encountering Biblical Studies series fills that void. Readings from the Ancient Near East
takes the student through a wide variety of primary source texts from the ancient Near East that illuminate every book of the Old Testament. It is the compa... View More...