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Temples, Tithes, And Taxes: The Temple And the Economic Life of Ancient Israel Paperback – November 30, 2006

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 209 pages
  • Publisher: Hendrickson Pub (November 30, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1565639340
  • ISBN-13: 978-1565639348
  • Product Dimensions: 0.5 x 6 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,023,395 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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[Temples, Tithes and Texes]provides a clear and detailed understanding of the temple as an institution that affected the whole of life. For this gift, biblical scholars and biblical readers can only be grateful. -- Catholic Biblical Quarterly

About the Author

Marty E Stevens is Visiting Assistant Professor of Biblical Language and Assistant to the Dean for Graduate Studies at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Richmond, Virginia. Prior to embarking on an academic career, she worked for 15 years as a CPA in the US, Canada and Europe.

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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By charlene at Dosido Bookshelf on August 27, 2013
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This is an excellent book that helps me understand the socio-economic conditions that were normative when the Bible was codified. I have no criticisms of the book. It is readable and accessible... an excellent resource for the serious student.
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