(PUBBaker)"Gives a superb introduction to major peoples of the biblical world (e.g., Babylonians, Hittites, Canaanites, Egyptians). The authors successfully assimilate and convey textual and archaeological information using the latest scholarly works as well as time-proven resources,"---Biblical Archaeology. 400 pages, softcover.
Detailed historical and archaeological essays give insight into the many people groups who interacted with and influenced ancient Israel.
Alfred J. Hoerth recently retired as the director of archaeology at Wheaton College, where he taught for almost thirty years.
Gerald L. Mattingly is professor of Bible at Johnson Bible College in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Edwin M. Yamauchi is professor of history at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.