"Overall, the book is superb, overflowing with insights into the Biblical world." -- Biblical Archaeology Review, May/June 2002
About the Author
Philip J. King
is Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. He is a former president of the American Schools of Oriental Research, the Society of Biblical Literature, and the Catholic Biblical Association of America.Lawrence E. Stager
is Dorot Professor of the Archaeology of Israel at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.