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Pomegranates and Golden Bells: Studies in Biblical, Jewish
and Near Eastern
Ritual, Law
Literature in Honor ofJacob Milgrom.
Ed. by David P.
Wright, David Noel Freedman, and Avi Hurvitz. Winona Lake, IN:
Eisenbrauns, 1995. 861 p. Bibliog., index.
Preaching Biblical Texts: Expositions byJewish and Christian Scholars.
Ed. by
Fredrick C. Holmgren and Herman E. Schaalman. Grand Rapids, MI:
Eerdmans, 1995. 166 p. Bibliog., index.
R o s e n b l a t t , N a o m i
H. and
J o s h u a H o r w i t z .
Wrestling with
Angels: What theFirst Family ofGenesis Teachesabout Our Spiritual Iden­
tity, Sexuality, andPersonalRelationships.
New York: Delacorte, 1995. 388 p.
R y m a n o w e r , M e n a c h e m M e n d e l .
The Torah Discourses of the
Holy Tzaddik RebMenachemMendel ofRimanov, 1745-1815.
Tr. by Dov
Levine. Hoboken, NJ: KTAV, 1996. 775 p. Bibliog.
S c h m i d t , B r i a n B.
Israel's Beneficent Dead: Ancestor Cult and Necro­
mancy in Ancient Israelite Religion and Tradition.
Winona Lake, IN:
Eisenbrauns, 1995. 400 p. Bibliog., index.
S c o l n i c , B e n j a m i n
Theme and Context in Biblical Lists.
Scholars Press, 1995. 174 p. (South Florida Studies in the History of
Judaism, 119) Bibliog.
S t e c k , O d i l H a n n e s .
Old TestamentExegesis: a Guide to theMethod­
Tr. by James D. Nogalski. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1995. 208 p.
(Resources for Biblical Study, no. 33) Bibliog.
S w e e n e y , M a r v i n
Isaiah 1-39: with an Introduction to PropheticLit­
Grand Rapids,
MI :
Eerdmans, 1996. (The Forms of the Old
Testament Literature, vol. 16) Bibliog., index.
W a l s h , J e r o m e
T .
1 Kings.
Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 1996.
393 p. (Berit Olam Series) Bibliog., index.
J OHN W i l l i a m
Noteson the Greek Text ofDeuteronomy.
lanta: Scholars Press, 1995. 665 p. (Septuagint and Cognate Studies
Series, no. 39) Bibliog., index.
W IL SON , I a n .
Out ofthe Midst ofthe Fire: Divine Presence in Deuterono­
Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1995. 257 p. (Dissertation Series (Society
o f Biblical Literature), no. 151)Bibliog., index.
You Shall notAbhor an Edomitefor He Is YourBrother: EdomandSeir in His­
tory and Tradition.
Ed. by Diana Bikander Edelman. Atlanta: Scholars
Press, 1995. 190 p. (Archaeology and Biblical Studies, no. 3 ) Bibliog.,
The Song ofSongs: a New Translation with an Introduction and Commentary.
Ariel Bloch & Chana Bloch; with afterword by Robert Alter. 1st ed.
New York: Random House, 1995. 253 p. Bibliog., index.
One of the best of the recent versions; includes exegetical and expository