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A survey of the Old Testament

Author: Andrew E Hill; John H Walton
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : ZondervanPublishing House, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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A basic college-level textbook that surveys the Old Testament by focusing its primary attention on the purpose and message of each book while at the same time attempting to show how the literary structue of each book has been used to accomplish the author's purpose.
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Genre/Form: Introductions
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew E Hill; John H Walton
ISBN: 0310229030 9780310229032
OCLC Number: 43317618
Awards: Runner-up for Christian Book Award 1992
Description: 608 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Approaching the Old Testament --
Geography of the Old Testament --
Part I: The Pentateuch --
Introduction to the Pentateuch --
Genesis --
Exodus --
Leviticus --
Numbers --
Deuteronomy --
Historical overview of Old Testament times --
Part II: The historical books --
Introduction to the historical books --
Joshua --
Judges --
Ruth --
1-2 Samuel --
1-2 Kings --
1-2 Chronicles --
Ezra-Nehemiah --
Esther --
Archaeology and the Old Testament --
Part III: The poetic books --
Hebrew poetic and wisdom literature --
Job --
Psalms --
Proverbs --
Ecclesiastes --
Song of songs --
Formation of the Old Testament scriptures --
Part IV: The prophets --
Introduction to prophetic literature --
Isaiah --
Jeremiah --
Lamentations --
Ezekiel --
Daniel --
Hosea --
Joel --
Amos --
Obadiah --
Jonah --
Micah --
Nahum --
Habakkuk --
Zephaniah --
Haggai --
Zechariah --
Malachi --
Part V: Epilogue --
Toward the New Testament --
What we have learned.
Responsibility: Andrew E. Hill, John H. Walton.
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A basic college-level textbook that surveys the Old Testament by focusing its primary attention on the purpose and message of each book while at the same time attempting to show how the literary structue of each book has been used to accomplish the author's purpose.

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