Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
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- Favorite Advanced Commentaries (OT) by Jeremy Pierce (parableman)
More technical than Fensham, and more reader-friendly formatting than Williamson. Blenkinsopp is Roman Catholic, critical scholar, who writes beautifully. The introduction lays out the historical criticism issues, as well as engaging with canonical criticism approaches.
An important discussion reflecting opinions held by many scholars and stressing the importance of the period for Judaism. [Full Review]