Who's Who in the Old Testament brings vividly to life the thousands of characters in the Old Testament, and provides:
* nearly 3000 extensive entries covering every character
* detailed biographical information on each character, including exactly where to find them in the Bible
* the complete historical, geographical and archaeological context of each entry
* comprehensive chronology of the times
* a section on the Apocrypha - the collection of works that bridges the gap between the Old and New Testaments.
Table of Contents
Author's Preface -- INTRODUCTION TO THE OLD TESTAMENT -- The Books of the Old Testament -- The physical setting -- Chronology -- WHo's WHO IN THE OLD TESTAMENT -- INTRODUCTION TO THE APOCRYPHA -- WHo's WHO IN THE APOCRYPHA.
Joan Comay is the author of Ben-Gurion and the Birth of Israel and Who's Who in Jewish History (also published by Routledge).