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Author Lemche, Niels Peter.

Title The A to Z of ancient Israel / Niels Peter Lemche.

Imprint Lanham : Scarecrow Press, 2010.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 303 pages).
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Series The A to Z guide series ; no. 139
A to Z guides ; 139.
Note Originally published in 2004 as Historical dictionary of ancient Israel.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-301).
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Editor's Foreword; Reader's Notes; Preface: How to Read the Old Testament Historically-How to Read this Dictionary; Chronology; Abbreviations; The Dictionary; Bibliography; About the Author.
Summary For these very reasons, because Ancient Israel means so much to us and because we actually know so little for sure, The A to Z of Ancient Israel is particularly important. It examines the usual sources in the Old Testament and surveys the findings of more recent archaeological research to help us determine just what happened and when, a far from simple task. It includes entries on most of the persons, places, and events which are generally considered, and shows more broadly what the Kingdoms of Israel and Judah were like and what role they played in the ancient world, but it also define.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Jews -- History -- Dictionaries.
Judaism -- History -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Dictionaries.
History.
Electronic books.
Added Author Lemche, Niels Peter. Historical dictionary of ancient Israel.
Other Form: Print version: Lemche, Niels Peter. A to Z of ancient Israel. Lanham : Scarecrow Press, 2010 0810875659 (OCoLC)551906534
ISBN 9781461671725 (electronic bk.)
1461671728 (electronic bk.)
0810875659
9780810875654