Cross's classic work is...an essential element in the armory of any serious biblical scholar...If you haven't got it, get it! It is profound, definitive, and wonderfully readable. (J. Harold Ellens Journal of Psychology and Christianity
The essays in this study are all written with the complementary breadth of scope and attention to detail characteristic of Cross; each one is stimulating and several are a mine of information beyond the confines of the essay's topic. (Bezalel Porten Journal of the American Academy of Religion
Deserves to be read carefully and to be digested slowly...[This] book is full of fertile and productive theories. (P. Wernberg-Moller Journal of Jewish Studies
About the Author
Frank Moore Cross was Hancock Professor of Hebrew and Other Oriental Languages, Emeritus, Harvard University.