Yahweh is a Warrior: The Theology of Warfare in Ancient Israel

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Herald Press, Jan 1, 1980 - Religion - 232 pages
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Millard C. Lind's study of warfare in ancient Israel. Israel saw God alone as delivering his people, without the need of human warriors. 234 Pages.

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Authors Preface
Introduction by John H Yoder

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