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This seems more of an apologetic for the works of the author and his mentor. Some archeological information yet it is presented in a dry and academic way. Read morePublished 14 days ago by Manuel Salmeron
There have been numerous and exciting discoveries in the Levant since this 2001 publication and that aside, after completing it, I was disappointed. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Petros Koutoupis
An interesting book offered by a knowledgeable writer who reveals a slight but lasting echo of his own upbringing years ago when the vast majority of local churches--and their... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Bookmonger
William G. Dever is an American archaeologist, specializing in the history of Israel and the Near East in Biblical times. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Steven H Propp
Like all Dr. Dever's books this is fantastic. Not only full of facts and fascianting information, but extremely well written and easy even for the lay public to read. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Deborah
No-holds-barred indictment of postmodernist approaches to Biblical scholarship. Dever spends chapter after chapter eviscerating (by name) a variety of scholars who variously claim... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Irene Ringworm
Claims about the historical accuracy of the Old Testament as the Hebrew Scriptures are known in the Christian Bible vary from purely mythical to absolutely verbatim historical. Read morePublished 18 months ago by MsColleen