By Michael Fishbane
Hebrew Bible isn't just the root rfile for the exegetical tradition of Judaism and Christianity, yet an exegetical paintings in its personal correct. Professor Fishbane, who has additional new fabric in appendices to this paperback version, has been provided 3 significant prizes for this paintings: the nationwide Jewish
Book Award 1986, the Biblical Archaeological Society 1986 e-book Award, and the Kenneth B. Smilen Literary Award.
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Biblical Interpretation in Ancient Israel (Clarendon Paperbacks) by Michael Fishbane