This is a study of the Old Testament, examined from historical, archaeological, literary and religious perspectives. The book traces the story of the people of Israel from Exodus in the time of Moses to the dawn of the Common Era. It considers the importance of literary criticism and other methods for understanding the literature of ancient Israel. It also examines recent archaeological discoveries which throw light on the period.
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