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The Resource King David : a biography, Steven L. McKenzie, (electronic resource)

King David : a biography, Steven L. McKenzie, (electronic resource)

Label
King David : a biography
Title
King David
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Steven L. McKenzie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a critical biography of the biblical figure of David, concluding that he was a real person and an important historical figure. However, this reading of the biblical text also concludes that he was a very different figure to that popularly supposed
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKenzie, Steven L.
Dewey number
  • 222.4/092
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gale virtual reference library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
David
Label
King David : a biography, Steven L. McKenzie, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-229) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Images. The need for a biography of David -- Was there a King David? Extrabiblical sources -- Royal propaganda. The Bible's account of David's life -- Was David a shepherd? David's origins and youth -- Who killed whom? The Goliath story and David's career as a soldier in Saul's army -- Holy terrorist. David and his outlaw band -- Assassin. David's reign as King of Judah -- The cost of kingship. The policies and changes of David's administration -- Like father, like son. The Bathsheba affair and Absalom's revolt -- Poetic justice. The last days of King David -- Finished portrait. A synopsis
Control code
ocm65192548
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 232 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195132731
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
4 maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65192548
Label
King David : a biography, Steven L. McKenzie, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-229) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Images. The need for a biography of David -- Was there a King David? Extrabiblical sources -- Royal propaganda. The Bible's account of David's life -- Was David a shepherd? David's origins and youth -- Who killed whom? The Goliath story and David's career as a soldier in Saul's army -- Holy terrorist. David and his outlaw band -- Assassin. David's reign as King of Judah -- The cost of kingship. The policies and changes of David's administration -- Like father, like son. The Bathsheba affair and Absalom's revolt -- Poetic justice. The last days of King David -- Finished portrait. A synopsis
Control code
ocm65192548
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 232 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195132731
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
4 maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65192548

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