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Published: 17 December 2015

290 Pages


ISBN: 9780198728771

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Chapter 1

Historical and Biblical Israel

The History, Tradition, and Archives of Israel and Judah

Reinhard G. Kratz
Translated by Paul Michael Kurtz

  • Provides a comprehensive portrait of the history of Israel and Judah in preexilic and postexilic times, from ca. 1200 BCE-135 CE
  • Describes the formation and history of the biblical literature
  • Considers those places or "archives" in which non-biblical as well as biblical texts were preserved, copied, edited, annotated, updated, and translated