Exeter: The Paternoster Press, 1981. Hbk. ISBN: 0 85364 284 2. pp.310.
© Paternoster Press 1981. Reproduced by permission.

Table of Contents

   

Pages

  Frontpiece map: The Near East in the time of the Assyrian and Neo-Babylonian EmpiresView in PDF format pdf  
 

List of IllustrationsView in PDF format pdf

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  AbbreviationsView in PDF format pdf xv
  PrefaceView in PDF format pdf xvii
  PART I - THE KINGS  
1. Israel before the MonarchyView in PDF format pdf 3
2. Prelude to MonarchyView in PDF format pdf 13
3. The First King: SaulView in PDF format pdf 22
4. David's Rise to PowerView in PDF format pdf 36
5. David's Later YearsView in PDF format pdf 48
6. The Reign of SolomonView in PDF format pdf 59
7. The Early Divided MonarchyView in PDF format pdf 66
8. Syria RampantView in PDF format pdf 85
9. New ProsperityView in PDF format pdf 91
10. The Fall of SamariaView in PDF format pdf 97
11. The Reign of HezekiahView in PDF format pdf 106
12. Judah's Decline and FallView in PDF format pdf 114
  PART II - THE ENEMIES  
13. The PhilistinesView in PDF format pdf 135
14. Transjordan and AmalekView in PDF format pdf 143
15. SyriaView in PDF format pdf 152
16. PhoeniciaView in PDF format pdf 161
17. EgyptView in PDF format pdf 167
18. AssyriaView in PDF format pdf 177
19. BabylonView in PDF format pdf 189
20. The Enemy Within: the CanaanitesView in PDF format pdf 198
21. The Enemy Within: False ReligionView in PDF format pdf 207
  PART III - THE PROPHETS  
22. The Early PeriodView in PDF format pdf 225
23. The Eighth CenturyView in PDF format pdf 236
24. Jeremiah and his ContemporariesView in PDF format pdf 249
  PART IV - THE FAITH  
25. The God Who SpeaksView in PDF format pdf 261
26. The God Who ActsView in PDF format pdf 271
27. The Future PerspectiveView in PDF format pdf 281
  Appendix: The Chronology of the Hebrew KingsView in PDF format pdf 291
  Select BibliographyView in PDF format pdf 295
  Index of Biblical PassagesView in PDF format pdf 299
  General IndexView in PDF format pdf 304
  Endpiece Map: The Hebrew KingdomsView in PDF format pdf