William Devers, discussing the role of his discipline in interpreting the Biblical record, has pointed out that there are in fact multiple histories within the Bible, including the... Read morePublished on April 5, 2009 by John D. Croft
Like his other inquisition [[ASIN:080282126X What Did the Biblical Writers Know and When Did They Know It? Read morePublished on July 23, 2008 by F. J. PRISCO
Dever cannot be confused with a humble scholar/archaeologist. A large chunk of this book is devoted to cutting and slashing the work of other scholars of Biblical history and... Read morePublished on July 25, 2007 by Amazon Customer
The author is too much the professional archeologist to be blunt about it, but the answer to his title question is "Yes, and her name was Asherah" - the Goddess of fertility... Read morePublished on February 21, 2007 by Timothy Ward
Excellent content but somewhat boring style. Maps inadequate: author should have had clear maps drawn specific to this book. Diagrams not always clear to a lay readerPublished on November 9, 2006 by Anneliese Stricker
This is a thoughtful, convincing, well-written and well-documented book .I recommend it highly.
The answer to Dever's excellent question is a resounding Yes! Read more
With this newest publication, America's leading archaeologist of Israelite history, Bill Dever continues his provocative series of archaeological books geared for the lay reader... Read morePublished on March 29, 2006 by Harry McCall