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The invasion of Sennacherib in the book of Kings : a source-critical and rhetorical study of 2 Kings 18-19 / by Paul S. Evans.

Evans, Paul S. (Author).
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Subject: Bible. Kings, 2nd, XVIII-XIX > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Kings, 2nd, XVIII-XIX > History of Biblical events.
Sennacherib, King of Assyria, -681 B.C.
Jerusalem > History > Siege, 701 B.C.
Assyria > In the Bible.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9789047429401
  • ISBN: 9047429400
  • ISBN: 9789004175969
  • ISBN: 9004175962
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 230 pages).
  • Publisher: Leiden ; Brill, 2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter One A Source-Critical Approach to the Problem; Chapter Two A Rhetorical-Critical Approach to the Problem; Chapter Three Re-Reading the Hezekiah-Sennacherib Narrative; Chapter Four Using 2 Kings 18-19 in Historical Reconstruction; Appendix Table 16; Chapter Five Conclusions; Bibliography; Scripture Index; Author Index; Subject Index.
Summary: This book examines 2 Kings 18-19 employing both source-critical and rhetorical-critical methodologies in an effort to answer the question of how the biblical text should be used in a historical reconstruction of Sennacheriba (TM)s invasion into Judah in 701 BCE.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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