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Give us a king!

Samuel, Saul, and David : a new translation of Samuel I and II

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-291).

Statementwith an introduction and notes by Everett Fox.
ContributionsFox, Everett.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS1323 .F68 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv, 294 p. :
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL37187M
ISBN 100805241604
LC Control Number99023959


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