A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

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Fortress Press, 2007 - Religion - 324 pages
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John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible with CD-ROM is a leading textbook in Old Testament studies. With this new, well- tailored abridgement of that larger work, Collins's erudition is now available to general readers and professors and students who prefer a shorter, more concise introduction to the Hebrew scriptures. New features, especially designed for the college student, include maps, images, and study questions. A companion web site includes special resources for both teachers and students including: PowerPoint presentations, chapter by chapter test banks, study questions, suggestions for further reading, and web site links.

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User Review  - DioceseofOttawa - LibraryThing

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible brings the crudition of John Collins's well-regarded Introduction to the Hebrew Bible with CD-ROM to a wider audience. A marvel of conciseness. It provides ... Read full review

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User Review  - Maureen - Goodreads

While this is a good introduction, I think it is too general for anyone who has a Sunday School understanding of the Old Testament. It does include charts and maps and beautiful illustrations. In addition it has a dedicated website which is student friendly. Read full review

About the author (2007)

John J. Collins is the Holmes Professor of Old Testament Criticism at Yale University.

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