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Ackroyd, P. R. Israel under Babylon and Persia. Oxford: Univ. Press, 1970.

Adams, J. M. (Rev. J. A. Calloway) Biblical Backgrounds, Nashville: Broadman, 1965.

Albright, W. F. From Stone Age to Christianity. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1957.

_____. Yahweh and the Gods of Canaan. Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Co., 1967.

_____. Archaeology and the Religion of Israel. Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Co., 1969.

_____. “The Role of the Canaanites in the History of Civilization” in The Bible and the Ancient Near East. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1961.

Anstey, A. Chronology of the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Kregel, 1973.

Archer, Gleason. Daniel in Expositors Bible Commentary, Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1979.

Avigad, N. Discovering Jerusalem. Israel: Shikmona Pub. Co., 1980.

Avi-Yonah, M. The Holy Land: From Persia to the Arab Conquests (536 B.C. to A.D. 640); a Historical Geography, Grand Rapids: Baker, 1966.

Barthélemy, D. Les Devanciers d’Aquila. Sup. to VT. Leiden: Brill, 1963.

Beall, Todd S. Josephus’ Description of the Essenes Illustrated by the Dead Sea Scrolls, Society for New Testament Studies, Monograph Series 58, Cambridge, University Press, 1988.

Beck, John C. The Fall of Tyre According to Ezekiel’s Prophecy, Th.M. Thesis, DTS.

Beckwith, R. The Old Testament Canon of the New Testament Church (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1985).

Bittel, Kurt. Hattusha, The Capital of the Hittites. NY: Oxford Univ. Press, 1970.

Blaiklock, E. M. Archaeology of the New Testament. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1970.

_____. and R. K. Harrison. The New International Dictionary of Biblical Archaeology. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1983.

Bright, John. A History of Israel. Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1959.

_____. “Has Archaeology Found Evidence for the Flood?” Biblical Archaeologist Reader I, 32-40. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1961.

Brinkman, J. A. “Merodach-Baladan II” in Studies Presented to Leo Oppenheim, Chicago: Oriental Institute of University of Chicago, 1964.

Buber, S., ed., Midrasch Tanchuma, Vilna, 1885.

Cambridge Ancient History, Vols. 1-2.

Campbell, E. F. and D. N. Freedman. The Biblical Archaeologist Reader II. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1970.

_____. The Biblical Archaeologist Reader III. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1970.

_____. The Biblical Archaeologist Reader IV. Sheffield: Almond Press, 1973.

Cassuto, U. A Commentary on the Book of Genesis. 2 vols. Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 1978.

Charlesworth, James H. Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls, Doubleday, 1995.

Childe, V. G. New Light on the Most Ancient East. NY: Knopf, 1929. Fourth ed. NY: F. A. Praeger, 1953.

Contenau, Everyday Life in Babylon and Assyria. NY: W. W. Norton, 1966.

Conybeare, W. J. and J. S. Howson. The Life and Epistles of St. Paul. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1976 (reprint).

Cook, J. M. The Persian Empire, NY: Schocken Books, 1983.

Cowley, A. Aramaic Papyri. Oxford: Clarendon, 1923.

Crockett, W. D. A Harmony of Samuel Kings and Chronicles. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1959.

Cross, F. M. Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic: Essays in the History of the Religion of Israel. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1973.

_____. Ancient Library of Qumran. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1961.

Curtis, Adrian. Ugarit, Ras Shamra. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans Publishing Co., 1985.

Custance, A. The Three Sons of Noah. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1975.

Daiches, Samuel. The Jews in Babylonia in the Times of Ezra and Nehemiah according to Babylonian Inscriptions, London: Jews’ College, 1910.

Davies, P. R. In Search of “Ancient Israel,” Sheffield: JSOT Press, 1992.

Day, John. “Religion of Canaan” in Anchor Bible Dictionary 1:834

de Sélincourt, A. The World of Herodotus. Boston: Little Brown and Co., 1962.

Deuel, Leo. The Treasures of Time. NY: World, 1961.

DeVaux, R. The Bible and the Ancient Near East. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971.

_____. What Did the Biblical Writers Know and When Did They Know It? What Archaeology Can Tell Us about the Reality of Ancient Israel? Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003.

_____. Who Were the Early Israelites and Where Did They Come From? Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003.

DeVries, C. E. “The Bearing of Current Egyptian Studies on the Old Testament” in New Perspectives on Old Testament Study. Waco, TX: Word Publisher, 1970.

Donner, H. and W. Rollig. Kanaanäische und Aramäische Inschriften. 2:6. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 1968.

Driver, S.R. The Book of Genesis. London: Methuen & Co., 1905.

Dupont-Sommer, A. The Essene Writings from Qumran, G. Vermes, trans. (Glouchester, MA: Peter Smith, 1973).

Durant, W. Our Oriental Heritage. Vol. 1 of History of Civilization, NY: Simon and Schuster, 1935.

Edwards, I. E. S., Ed. The Cambridge Ancient History. Vol. 3. Cambridge: University Press, 1970.

Eisenman, R. and Michael Wise. The Dead Sea Scrolls Uncovered. Rockport, MA: Element, 1992.

Eissfeldt, O. Introduction to the Old Testament. Tr. P. Ackroyd. NY: Harper & Row, 1965.

Erlandsson, Seth. Burden of Babylon. Lund, Sweden: CWK Gleerup, n.d.

Fensham, F. C. The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah in NICOT, Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982.

Finegan, Jack. Light from the Ancient Past. Princeton: University Press, 1946.

_____. In the Beginning. NY: Harper & Brothers, 1962.

Finkelstein, Israel and N. A. Silberman, The Bible Unearthed: Archaeology’s New Vision of Ancient Israel and the Origin of Its Sacred Texts, NY: Free Press, 2000.

Fitzmyer, J. A. The Dead Sea Scrolls—Major Publications and Tools for Study, Missoula, MT: Scholars Press, 1975,77.

_____. The Aramaic Inscriptions of Sefîre, Rome: Pontifical Biblical Institute, 1967.

Freedman, D. N. and Jonas Greenfield. New Directions in Biblical Archaeology. Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Co., 1969.

Gadd, C. J. “Ur” in AOTS. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967.

Gardiner, A. Egypt of the Pharaohs. Oxford: University Press, 1961.

Gardiner, A. H. and Thomas Eric Peet. The Inscriptions of Sinai. London: Egypt Exploration Society, 1952-55.

Gaster, T. The Dead Sea Scriptures. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1964.

Gelb, I. J. The Study of Writing. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1952.

Glueck, Nelson. Rivers in the Desert. NY: Farrar, Strauss, Cudahy, 1959.

_____. The River Jordan. NY: McGraw-Hill, 1968.

Gordon, Cyrus. “Biblical Customs and the Nuzu Tablets.” BA3:1 (1940) 1-12.

Gurney, O. R. The Hittites. Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1954.

Hall, H. R. “The Eclipse of Egypt,” in The Cambridge Ancient History 3:251-269 (1929).

Hallo, W. W. The Ancient Near East: A History, 1971, p. 145.

Harris, Zellig. A Grammar of the Phoenician Language. New Haven: American Oriental Society, 1936.

Harrison, R. K. “Edom; Edomites,” The New International Dictionary of Biblical Archaeology, eds., Blaiklock and Harrison, Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1983.

Hilprecht, H. V. and A. T. Clay, Business Documents of Murashu Sons of Nippur Dated in the Reign of Artaxerxes I (464-424 B.C.), Babylonian Expedition 9. Phila: University of PA, 1898.

Hindson, E. E. The Philistines and the Old Testament, Grand Rapids: Baker, 1971.

Hoerth, Alfred J. Archaeology and the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1998.

Josephus. Against Apion. Loeb. T. E. Page, ed. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1965.

Kelso, J. Archaeology and Our Old Testament Contemporaries. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1966.

K. Kenyon, Archaeology in the Holy Land. 1979. Rep. Nashville: Nelson, 1985.

_____. Digging Up Jericho. London: Ernest Benn, Ltd., 1957.

_____. Royal Cities of the Old Testament. London: Barris and Jenkins, 1971.

Kitchen, K. The Ancient Orient and the Old Testament. Chicago: Intervarsity Press, 1966.

_____. The Bible in its World; the Bible and Archaeology Today. Downers Grove, IL: Intervarsity Press, 1977.

_____. The Third Intermediate Period in Egypt (1100-650 B.C.), Warminster, Eng.: Aris & Phillips, ltd., 1986.

_____. On the Reliability of the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003.

Kramer, History Begins at Sumer. Garden City, NY: Doubleday Anchor Books, 1959.

Lacheman, E. R. Studies on the Civilization and Culture of Nuzi and the Hurrians. Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 1981.

Laughlin, John C. Archaeology and the Bible, NY: Routledge, 2000.

Lapp, P. Biblical Archaeology and History. NY: World Publishing, 1969.

Lemche, Niels Peter. The Israelites in History and Tradition, Louisville: Westminster: John Knox, 1998.

Luckenbill, D. D. Annals of Sennacherib. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1924.

Mazar, Amihai. Archaeology of the Land of the Bible 10,000-586 BCE. NY: Doubleday, 1990.

Macqueen, J. G. The Hittites and their Contemporaries in Asia Minor. London: Thames and Hudson, Ltd., 1975.

Mallowan, M. E. L. “Nimrud” in AOTS. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967.

Matthiae, Paolo. Ebla, an Empire Rediscovered, Tr. C. Holme. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1981.

Mazar, Amahai. Archaeology of the Land of the Bible 10,000-586 BCE. Anchor Bible Reference Library, 1992.

McCullough, W. Stewart. The History and Literature of the Palestinian Jews from Cyrus to Herod (550 B.C. to 4 B.C.). Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1975.

Milik, J. T. ed. Discoveries in the Judean Desert. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1955.

Miller, J. Maxwell and John H. Hayes. A History of Ancient Israel and Judah. Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1986.

Mitchell, T. C. “Philistia” in AOTS. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967.

Montet, P. Lives of the Pharaohs. Cleveland: World Publishing Co., 1968.

_____. Egypt and the Bible. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1968.

Moore, George F. Judaism in the First Century of the Christian Era. NY: Schocken Books, 1958. Vol. 1.

Moscati, S. The Face of the Ancient Orient. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1962.

Myers, J. M. Ezra and Nehemiah in the Anchor Bible. NY: Doubleday, 1965.

Newsome, J. D., Jr., A Synoptic Harmony of Samuel, Kings and Chronicles, Grand Rapids: Baker, 1986.

Noth, M. The Old Testament World, Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1962.

_____. Das System der Zwolf Stamme Israels. Kohlhammer, Stuttgart 1930.

Oates, Joan. Babylon, London: Thames & Hudson, 1979, rev. ed., 1986.

Olmstead, A. T. History of Palestine and Syria to the Macedonian Conquest. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1965.

_____. The History of Persia, Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1948.

Oppenheim, Leo. Ancient Mesopotamia. Chicago: University Press, 1964.

Oswalt, John N. The Bible among the Myths. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2009.

Payne, J. Barton, ed. New Perspectives on the Old Testament. Waco, TX: Word Books, 1970.

Perowne, S. The Life and Times of Herod the Great, NY: Abingdon Press, 1956

Pettinato, G. The Archives of Ebla, Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1981.

Petrie, W. M. F. Researches in Sinai, London: J. Murray, 1906.

Pfeiffer, C. F. Old Testament History. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1973.

_____. Tell El Amarna and the Bible. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1963.

_____. Ras Shamra and the Bible. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1962.

Pinches, T. G. “Chaldea” in International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, 1:589, 1929 edition.

Porten, B. Archives of Elephantine. Berkeley: Univ. of Calif. Press, 1968.

Pritchard, J. B. Archaeology and the Old Testament. Princeton: University Press, 1958.

_____. Ancient Near East. Vol 1. Princeton: University Press, 1958.

_____. Ancient Near East. Vol 2. Princeton: University Press, 1975.

_____. The Ancient Near East in Pictures. Princeton: University Press, 1969.

_____. The Ancient Near East in Texts. Princeton: University Press, 1969.

_____. Gibeon Where the Sun Stood Still. Princeton: University Press, 1962.

Provan, Ian, V. Philips Long, Tremper Longman III. A Biblical History of Israel. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2003.

Ramsey, Wm. M. The Cities of Saint Paul. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1960 (reprint from 1907 edition by Hodder and Stoughton, London).

_____. St. Paul the Traveler and the Roman Citizen. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1960 (reprint from 1897 edition by Hodder and Stoughton, London).

Rawlinson, G. The Origin of Nations. NY: Scribners, 1881.

Redford, D. B. Akhenaten, the Heretic King. Princeton: University Press, 1984.

Riesner, R. “Jesus, the Primitive Community, and the Essene Quarter of Jerusalem,” in J. H. Charlesworth, ed., Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls. NY: Doubleday, 1992.

Robertson, A. T. A Grammar of the Greek New Testament in the Light of Historical Research. Nashville: Broadman Press, 1934.

Rosenthal, F. ed., An Aramaic Handbook, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 1967.

Sanders, J. A. The Dead Sea Psalm Scroll. Ithaca, NY: Cornell Press, 1967.

Sanders, N. K. The Sea Peoples, Warriors of the Ancient Mediterranean, 1250-1150, London: Thames & Hudson, 1978.

Sayce, A. H. The Hittites; the Story of a Forgotten Empire. London: The Religious Tract Society, 1903.

Scheuer, J. G. “Searching for the Phoenicians in Sardinia.” BAR 16:1 (1990) 53-60.

Schmidt, W. Der Ursprung der Gottsidee. 12 vols. Münster: Aschendorffsche, 1931.

Schoville, Keith. Biblical Archaeology in Focus, Grand Rapids: Baker, 1978.

Schürer, Emil. The History of the Jewish People in the Age of Jesus Christ. 4 vols. Rev. and Ed. By G. Vermes and F. Millar. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 1973.

Segal, M. H. The Pentateuch. Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 1967.

Smick, Elmer B. Archaeology of the Jordan Valley. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1973.

Snaith, N. H. The Jews from Cyrus to Herod, Nashville: Abingdon, 1956.

Speiser, E. A. Genesis in The Anchor Bible. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1964.

Stern, Ephraim (ed.), The New Encyclopedia of Archaeological Excavations in the Holy Land, p. 75-87. Simon & Schuster, 1993.

Stolper, Matthew. Entrepreneurs and Empire. Leiden [Netherlands]: Nederlands Historisch-Archaeologisch Instituut te Istanbul, 1985.

Strack, Hermann and Paul Billerbeck, Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch. Munich: Beck, 1922-61.

E. Thiele. The Mysterious Numbers of the Hebrew Kings. Chicago: University press, 1951.

Tov, Emmanuel. Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible. Augsburg: Fortress. 1992, 2001.

Thompson, Thomas L. The Mythic Past: Biblical Archaeology and the Myth of Israel, NY: Basic, 1999.

Trevor, J. C. The Untold Story of Qumran, Westwood, NJ: Revell, 1965.

Tubb, Jonathan. Canaanites. Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press, 1998.

Unger, Merrill. Israel and the Arameans of Damascus. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1957.

Van Der Woude, A. S. “Melchisedek als himmlische Erlösergestalt in den neugefundenen eschatologischen Midraschim aus Qumran Höhle XI,” Oud Testamentische Studien, 14 (Leiden, 1965).

van Seters, John. In Search of History, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983.

_____. Abraham in History and Tradition. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1975.

Walton, John H. Ancient Near Eastern Thought and the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2006.

Weir, C. J. M. “Nuzi” in Archaeology and Old Testament Study, ed. D. Winton Thomas, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967.

Webb, Barry G. The Book of Judges, NICOT. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2012.

Whitcomb, John C., Jr. Darius the Mede, Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing Co., 1975.

Whitelam, Keith W. The invention of Ancient Israel: The Silencing of Palestinian History. NY: Routledge, 1996.

Williamson, H.G.M. Ezra/Nehemiah in the Word Commentary, Waco: Word, 1985.

Wilson, John A. The Burden of Egypt. Chicago: University Press, 1951.

Wilson, Robert D. Studies in the Book of Daniel. Reprint, Grand Rapids: Baker, 2 vols., 1972.

Wiseman, D. J. Chronicles of Chaldaean Kings (626-556 B.C.) in the British Museum. London: British Museum, 1956.

_____. Nebuchadrezzar and Babylon. London: Oxford University Press, 1985.

_____. Illustrations from Biblical Archaeology. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1958.

_____ et al. Notes on Some Problems in the Book of Daniel. London: The Tyndale Press, 1965.

_____. Ed. Peoples of Old Testament Times. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1973.

Wood, Leon. A Survey of Israel’s History. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1970.

_____. “The Date of the Exodus.” In New Perspectives on Old Testament Study. Waco, TX: Word Publisher, 1970.

_____ and D. N. Freedman. BAR #1. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1961.

_____. Ed. The Bible and the Ancient Near East. NY: Doubleday, 1961.

Young, E. J. Isaiah in NICOT. 3 vols. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1965.

Zahn, T. Introduction to the New Testament. Tr. J. LM. Trout, et alia. 3 vols. Reprint, Grand Rapids: Kregel, 1953.

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