Grasp Scripture's deeper meaning by understanding the world of the Bible! In this handy reference set, the authors cast light on domestic life, technology, culture, laws, and religious practices from 2000 B.C. to A.D. 600. Includes extensive bibliographic material for further exploration. An excellent resource for pastors, scholars, and students engaged in exegesis and sermon preparation. Four slipcased softcovers, from Hendrickson.