Click here to get the answers to the most commonly asked RBL questions.

Review of Biblical Literature Blog

Ancient Israel: What Do We Know and How Do We Know It?
Grabbe, Lester†L.

London: T&T Clark, 2007 pp. xx + 306. $29.95


Description: A number of 'histories of Israel' have been written over the past few decades yet the basic methodological questions are not always addressed: how do we write such a history and how can we know anything about the history of Israel? The purpose of this study is to provide a collection and analysis of the materials necessary for writing such a history.

Subjects: Methods, Historical Approaches, History, History of Israel

Login to Read the Review(s)

You must be a member of SBL to read the review(s). In May 2019, SBL improved security of its main site with a new login procedure that requires an email address and a password, instead of an SBL member number. RBLís login procedure is now synched to SBLís. Please use your email address and SBL password to log in to RBL. Your use of this site indicates your acceptance of RBLís Terms of Use.

I donít remember my SBL password.

Join SBL or renew your membership to read the review(s).


Email Address
SBL Password
 


Review by Brian B. Schmidt
Published 8/9/2008
Citation: Brian B. Schmidt, review of Lester L. Grabbe, Ancient Israel: What Do We Know and How Do We Know It?, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2008).


Adobe Acrobat Reader
All RBL reviews are published in PDF format. To view these reviews, you must have downloaded and installed the FREE version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have the Reader or you have an older version of the Reader, you can download the most recent version now.

 

 
Privacy PolicyTerms of UseContact Us