By David M. Carr
Provides a old context for college kids studying in regards to the improvement and altering interpretations of biblical texts
Examines how those early tales have been variously formed by way of interplay with the Mesopotamian and Egyptian, Assyrian, Babylonian, Persian, and Hellenistic empires
Incorporates fresh learn at the formation of the Pentateuch
Reveals how key biblical texts got here to be interpreted by means of Jewish, Christian, and Muslim faiths
Includes a number of student-friendly positive factors, corresponding to research questions, evaluation sections, bibliographies, timelines, and illustrations and photos
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An Introduction to the Old Testament: Sacred Texts and Imperial Contexts of the Hebrew Bible by David M. Carr