324 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
9781575068046 hardcover alkaline paper 9781575065984 e-book
Bulletin for biblical research supplements ; 3.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-312) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note
The rhetorical structuring of the Joshua conquest narratives / K. Lawson Younger Jr The Jericho and Ai of the book of Joshua / Richard S. Hess Merenptah's reference to Israel: critical issues for the origin of Israel / Michael G. Hasel The Persian period and the origins of Israel: beyond the myths / Efraín Velázquez Classical models for the appearance of Israel in Palestine / Paul J. Ray Jr The appearance of Israel in Canaan in recent scholarship / Patrick Mazani Between North and South: the archaeology of religion in late Bronze Age Palestine and the period of the settlement / Gerald A. Klingbeil The context of early Israel viewed through the archaeology of northern Mesopotamia and Syria / Mark W. Chavalas The survey of Manasseh and the origin of the central hill country settlers / Ralph K. Hawkins Israelite settlement at the margins of the northern hill country: connections to Joshua and Judges from Tell Dothan / Daniel M. Master Rewriting Philistine history: recent trends in Philistine archaeology and biblical studies / Steven M. Ortiz The search for Joshua's Ai / Bryant G. Wood.