"This richly illustrated guide makes an excellent introduction to the Bible. It is vivid and readable, with a simple and sensible basic structure."The Tablet
The Illustrated Guide to the Bibleby J. R. Porter, J.R. Porter
Beautifully illustrated with over 300 full-color reproductions, photographs, and maps, this is an authoritative guide to the books, episodes, figures, and places of the Bible. See more details below
Beautifully illustrated with over 300 full-color reproductions, photographs, and maps, this is an authoritative guide to the books, episodes, figures, and places of the Bible.
-- Andrea Caron Kempf, Johnson County Community College Library, Overland Park, Kansas
- Oxford University Press, USA
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J.R. Porter is Professor Emeritus of Theology at the University of Exeter, England, and a former Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford. He served for twenty years as a member of the General Synod of the Church of England. His many publications include Moses and Monarchy and Proclamation and Presence; in addition, he has contributed to numerous publications, including The Extended Family in the Old Testament: A Source Book of the Bible for Teachers and A Basic Introduction to the Old Testament.
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