Exploring the Old Testament : A Guide to the Pentateuch

Exploring the Old Testament : A Guide to the Pentateuch

Book Title: Exploring the Old Testament : A Guide to the Pentateuch

Author: Dr John H Walton

Format: Paperback | 223 pages

Publication Date: 02 Oct 2016

ISBN-13: 9780830853090

Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Pentateuch offers a clear overview of the "five books of Moses," as well as an introduction to the historical and textual questions that modern scholarship has posed and the answers it has proposed. This critically informed, textually sensitive introduction to the Pentateuch introduces students to the basic features of the Pentateuchthe social world of the Biblethe latest scholarship on the composition of the Pentateuchliterary techniques and formstheme, composition and rhetorical function of the Pentateuch In this textbook you will find double-column formatting for ease of use, annotated bibliographies for further reading, sidebar explorations of select historical and textual topics in greater detail, a glossary of terms, and relevant charts and maps.