Ancient Israel

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This volume in Alter's award-winning new translation of the Hebrew Bible comprises the four books of narrative history known traditionally as the 'Former Prophets'. They cover the stories of Joshua and the fall of Jericho, Saul and David ('one of the greatest pieces of narrative in all of Western literature'), and the cycle of tales about the 'Herculean folk-hero' Samson. At the foot of each page is running commentary on the cultural background and difficulties in interpreting the Hebrew text.

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Ancient Israel

Ancient Israel

The Former Prophets: Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Kings

Norton2013

Hardback870pp243x165mm

9780393082692     Product Code: 219257

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This volume in Alter's award-winning new translation of the Hebrew Bible comprises the four books of narrative history known traditionally as the 'Former Prophets'. They cover the stories of Joshua and the fall of Jericho, Saul and David ('one of the greatest pieces of narrative in all of Western literature'), and the cycle of tales about the 'Herculean folk-hero' Samson. At the foot of each page is running commentary on the cultural background and difficulties in interpreting the Hebrew text.

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