Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2013

608 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199946617

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The Old Testament

A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures

Third Edition

Michael D. Coogan

New to this Edition:

  • Updates and revisions throughout, including new material on recent archaeological discoveries, new translations of many of the ancient texts, and new and revised maps and illustrations
  • A new Table of Weights and Measures that provides modern equivalents for biblical weights and measures
  • Expanded study aids at the end of each chapter, including additional "Important Terms," expanded "Questions for Review" sections, and updated bibliographies
  • An updated Instructor's Manual with Computerized Test Bank on CD
  • An updated Companion Website at containing numerous resources for students and instructors