A Survey of the Old Testament goes far beyond simply rephrasing biblical material to provide balanced insights on the literary, historical, and theological issues of each Old Testament book and of the Old Testament as a whole. This revised edition makes the exceptional scope of the first edition more accessible to contemporary readers. A redesigned interior complete with new visuals--maps, photos, timelines, and charts--makes this book more attractive and useful than ever. Treating the books of the Old Testament in the order of the English canon, A Survey of the Old Testament explores the purpose and message of each book and shows how its literary structure has been applied to accomplish the intention of its inspired author. The book also introduces the reader to issues such as Israelite and Near Eastern history, archaeology, the formation of the canon, and geography Written by two widely respected scholars and educators, A Survey of the Old Testament is designed to help readers develop a broad grasp of the Old Testament.
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Andrew E. Hill (Ph.D., University of Michigan) is associate professor of Old Testament studies at Wheaton College, Illinois. John H. Walton (Ph.D., Hebrew Union College) teaches Old Testament and Hebrew at Moody Bible Institute, Chicago. He is the author of several other Zondervan books, including Chronological and Background Charts of the Old TestamentAbout the Author:
Andrew E. Hill (PhD, University of Michigan) is professor of Old Testament studies at Wheaton College in Illinois. He is the coauthor with John Walton of A Survey of the Old Testament and the author of Malachi in the Anchor Bible commentary series. His articles have appeared in such scholarly publications as Hebrew Annual Review, Journal of Biblical Literature, and Vetus Testamentum.
John H. Walton (PhD, Hebrew Union College) is professor of Old Testament at Wheaton College Graduate School. He is the author or coauthor of several books, including Chronological and Background Charts of the Old Testament; Ancient Israelite Literature in Its Cultural Context; Covenant: God's Purpose, God's Plan; The IVP Bible Background Commentary: Old Testament; and A Survey of the Old Testament.
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Book Description Zondervan, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2 Sub. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0310229030
Book Description Zondervan, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0310229030
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Book Description Zondervan, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: NEW. Second Edition. Dimensions: 198 x 243 x 44 mmWeight: 1.081 kilos608pp This second edition of A SURVEY OF THE OLD TESTAMENT features a new trim size and interior design, plus a revised text that makes the book more accessible to today's students. The text balances the literary, historical, and theological issues pertaining to each book of the Old Testament and to the Old Testament as a whole. It introduces students to the issues of hermeneutics, history, archaeology, canon, geography, Old Testament theology, and critical methodologies. Bookseller Inventory # 56415