A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

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Fortress Press, 2007 - Religion - 324 pages
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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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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The book took a long time to arrive but it was in perfect condition. It is a very useful and insightful commentary on interpreting the Old Testament. 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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