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Dr Tim Bulkeley has taught Old Testament at Carey Baptist College and the University of Auckland (NZ) since 1993, before that he was a missionary in Africa and a Baptist pastor in England. This book covers material he first researched for his PhD at the University of Glasgow.
- Actually a codex or collection of pages bound together along one shared edge. At other times and places “books” were scrolls, or even collections of clay tablets. [↩]