A History of Israel

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Westminster John Knox Press, 2000 - History - 533 pages
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Unsurpassed for nearly half a century, and now with a new introduction and appendix by William P. Brown, John Bright'sA History of Israelwill continue to be a standard for a new generation of students of the Old Testament. This book remains a classic in the literature of theological education.

  

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User Review  - Allein - Goodreads

I wanted a comprehensive HISTORY of ancient Israel. The author has a little too much faith in the bible to accomplish this task. That, and he has several annoying writing habits ("we have seen," "We ... Read full review

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Very dry. Very informative. Read full review

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Contents

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VI
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VII
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VIII
45
IX
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X
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XI
56
XII
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XXXI
253
XXXII
267
XXXIII
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XXXIV
278
XXXV
288
XXXVI
298
XXXVII
310
XXXVIII
324

XIII
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XIV
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XV
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XVI
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XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
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XX
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XXI
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XXII
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XXIII
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XXIV
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XXV
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XXVI
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XXVII
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XXVIII
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XXIX
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XXX
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XXXIX
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XL
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XLI
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XLII
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XLIII
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XLIV
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XLV
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XLVI
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XLVII
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XLVIII
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XLIX
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LI
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LII
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LIII
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LIV
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LV
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JSTOR: A History of Israel
Book Reviews BIBLE A History of Israel. By JOHN BRIGHT. Phil- adelphia: Westminster Press, 1959. 500 pages + plates. $7.50. ...
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History of Israel
A History of Israel in Old Testament Times. Rev. ed. Translated by John Bowden. ... Jagersma, H. A History of Israel from Alexander to Bar Kochba. ...
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History of Ancient Israel
John Bright, A History of Israel (4th edition, Philadelphia: Westminster, 1981). Siegfried Herrman, A History of Israel in Old Testament Times ...
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SHORT NOTICES 343 Translated by Pp. 284. London: Darton, Longman ...
A History of Israel. By. JOHN BRIGHT. Second Edition. Pp. 510,. 16 coloured maps. (Old Testament Library.) London: scm. Press, 1972. £4-00. ...
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A History of Israel: From the Rise of Zionism to Our Time. www.hotbooksale.com · 5. Free History Channel Magazine Your guide to the past with rich articles ...
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Part 2. Bibliography
A History of Israel in Old Testament Times. Philadelphia: Fortress. Shanks, H., ed. (1988). Ancient Israel: A Short History from Abraham to the Roman ...
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Others, such as Walter Kaiser, A History of Israel (Nashville: Broadman and Holman .... The book by John Bright, A History of Israel and Flander's book, The ...
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JSTOR: A History of Israel
BOOK REVIEWS A History of Israel, by John Bright. Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1959. Pp. 504+4. Plates I-XVI. $7.50. Eroffnet wird - von Vorwort (S. ...
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War on Terror Reading List - Roborant
A History of Israel, John Bright, ISBN 0-664-22068-1. ... A History of Israel From the Rise of Zionism to Our Time, Howard Sachar, ISBN 0-679-76563-8. ...
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About the author (2000)

John Brightwas the Cyrus H. McCormick Professor of Hebrew and the Interpretation of the Old Testament at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Richmond, Virginia until his death in 1995. He is the author ofThe Kingdom of God: The Biblical Concept and Its Meaning for the Church.

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