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The life of Moses : the Yahwist as historian in Exodus-Numbers

John Van Seters.
  • Louisville, Ky. : Westminster/John Knox Press, ©1994.
  • 1st ed.
  • xvi, 524 pages ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Moses as Deliverer. 1. Reconstructing the Past: Exodus 1 - 2. 2. The Call of Moses: Exodus 3:1 - 4:17. 3. The Return to Egypt: Exodus 4:18 - 6:1. 4. The Plagues of Egypt: Exodus 7 - 12. Excursus: The Plague Stories in P. 5. The Origin of Massot. 6. The Miracle at the Sea
  • Pt. 2. Moses and the Wilderness Tradition. 7. The Wilderness Itinerary of J. 8. The Trials in the Wilderness before Sinai. 9. The Origin of the Courts: Exodus 18. 10. The Trials in the Wilderness after Sinai
  • Pt. 3. Moses at Sinai. 11. Law and Covenant at Sinai: Exodus 19 - 24. 12. The Golden Calf: Exodus 32. 13. Covenant Renewal: Exodus 33 - 34
  • Pt. 4. Moses and the Conquest of the Land. 14. The Spy Story: Numbers 13 - 14. 15. The Conquest of the Kingdoms of Sihon and Og: Numbers 21:21-35. 16. The Story of Balaam: Numbers 22 - 24. 17. The Settlement of the Eastern Tribes: Numbers 32. 18. The Death of Moses: Deuteronomy 34.
Other information
  • Companion volume to author's Prologue to history.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-488) and indexes.
ISBN
  • 066422038X
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 93044362
  • OCLC: 29388508