Old Testament Prophets
Social Historical Context

The Cambridge History of Judaism. New York :
Cambridge University Press.
BM 155.2 .C35 v-1-3  REFERENCE

see especially v. 1 Introduction; the Persian period and v. 2 The Hellenistic Age.

Civilizations of the Ancient Near East. New York :
Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1995.
DS 57 .C55 1995 v. 1-4  REFERENCE

Ancient Near Eastern Texts Relating to the Old Testament.  Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1992.  BS 1180 .P83 1992  REFERENCE

Bible. O.T.--History of Biblical events
Middle East--Civilization--To 622
Bible. O.T.--Antiquities
Bible. O.T.--Historiography
Judaism--History--To 70 A.D.