Examining the Old Testament as literature, Dick's interactive resource helps readers understand its development and interpret its diverse texts. Extra biblical writings offer added insight into Scripture---a Mesopotamian creation myth alongside the Genesis account of Noah, Swift's A Modest Proposal illuminating the Book of Jonah, and more. Features charts, tables, discussion questions, and a companion CD-ROM. 350 Pages. Hardcover from Hendrickson.
Michael B. Dick is Professor of Biblical Studies at Siena College. He is the author of Born in Heaven, Made on Earth and numerous scholarly articles.