Continuing to expand their already excellent language resources, Zondervan now presents Basics of Ancient Ugaritic. Beginning with the alphabet each lesson systematically and logically adds a new layer of understanding of the language as the student progresses through the grammar. Each chapter concludes with exercises designed to maximize retention, and to emphasize language mechanics. This text is ideal for the classroom, but also suitable for individuals.
Concise but thorough
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 144 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 1.10 X 6.10 X 8.10 (inches) ISBN: 031049592X ISBN-13: 9780310495925 Availability: In Stock
This teaching grammar on Ugaritic---Basics of Ancient Ugaritic by Michael Williams---begins with the alphabet, and each new lesson builds on the ones before it. Each chapter concludes with a set of exercises that enables students to know whether he or she is grasping the fundamentals of the language.
Michael Williams (PhD, University of Pennsylvania) is Professor of Old Testament at Calvin Theological Seminary and a member of the NIV Committee on Bible Translation. He is the author of Deception in Genesis, The Prophet and His Message, and How to Read the Bible through the Jesus Lens, and editor and contributor of Mishneh Todah. His passion is to equip students with knowledge of the Old Testament and its languages so that they may grow in their comprehension and appreciation of redemptive history and be adequately prepared to promote and defend the faith through word and action. Michael resides in Grand Rapids, MI, with his wife, Dawn.