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Recommended Encyclopedias for the ancient & biblical World
Some of the titles are available online, but others are not. Book title in blue means it's electronically available. Book title in black and a call number means it's still a print book and can only be accessed in Bobst Library.
Provides a comprehensive and authoritative overview of the main periods and themes of Jewish history.
Chapters for the Biblical period are:
What is the Hebrew Bible?
How "Historical" is Ancient Israel?
Priests and Levites in the Hebrew Bible
How Unique was Israelite Prophecy?
Judaism after the Exile