History of Biblical Israel: Major Problems and Minor Issues

  title={History of Biblical Israel: Major Problems and Minor Issues},
  author={A. Malamat},
History of Biblical Israel: Major Problems and Minor Issues, by Abraham Malamat. Culture and History of the Ancient Near East 7. Leiden: Brill, 2001. Pp. xv + 476. $99.00. This collection of twenty-six articles and papers, two of which appear for the first time, represents over fifty years of research by an internationally respected scholar in the field. The focus of the volume, aptly identified as the starting point and chief source for this treatment of Israel's history, is the biblical text… Expand
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  • B. J. Beitzel
  • History
  • Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research
  • 2010
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