This book is a welcome addition to my Old Testament library.
Have ordered Emenual Tovs book on textual criticism too which looks good, does anyone know any other good books on textual criticism/history of the bible?
Brotzman does a good job of introducing one to the field of textual criticism (TC) and covering the essential issues and topics.
Good book on introduction to textual criticism, an area all christians would likely be interested in once they heard of it but thing is it is not a common topic to hear about. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Sam
When I was in seminary I took five semesters of Hebrew, with one being a Th.M. level course. While my professor occasionally mentioned the textual variants of the Old Testament... Read morePublished 5 months ago by R. Larry Overstreet
Compact, terse, well written intro to textual critical approaches and the benefits of understanding the "fine print" in the apparatus of BHS4.Published 11 months ago by Jeffrey Feinberg
Good quality book. Quick service. Vital subject. Well presented. Worth serious study.
Good coverage of a seldom considered topic. Recommended.
A good introduction to the issues inherent in Hebrew text criticism, but more accessible to the beginner and less intimidating than Tov's Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible. Read morePublished on January 21, 2012 by Amazon Customer
According to the conclusion, this is an introduction to textual criticism for the intermediate Hebrew student (pp. 168, 170). Read morePublished on May 8, 2011 by Jordan Pariah
I personally enjoyed this book but unless you absolutely love to read about textual criticism, you will probably be bored by it. Read morePublished on January 27, 2009 by Amazon Customer