This second edition of the widely used and highly praised Old Testament Survey revises the original edition with special emphasis and expansion on historical and geographical topics. The first edition’s focus on literature and narrative is retained, and new and improved maps are also included. In all, the book charts every major element that unifies the Old Testament, making it an excellent companion for Bible reading. Any student desiring a thorough and time-tested overview of the Old Testament will find it in this updated edition.
Paul R. House is Associate Dean and Professor of Divinity at Beeson Divinity School, Samford University in Alabama. He contributed to the Word Biblical Commentary (58 volumes).
Eric Mitchell is Assistant Professor of Old Testament and Archaeology at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Texas.