Samuel and the Deuteronomist

9780253208491: Paperback
Release Date: 22nd October 1993

Dimensions: 152 x 229

Number of Pages: 296

Series Indiana Studies in Biblical Literature

Indiana University Press

Samuel and the Deuteronomist

A Literary Study of the Deuteronomic History Part Two: 1 Samuel

Paperback / £26.99

[Polzin’s] book... will profoundly affect biblical scholarship for at least a generation." —Frank Kermode

[A] suggestive and rich book, written in a clear and witty style." —Marc Z. Brettler, The Journal of Religion

Literary commentary at its best." —Adele Berlin


1. Hannah and Her Son: A Parable

2. Ark in Exile: The Parable Continues

3. The Monarchy Begins

4. Saul Among the Baggage

5. The Appearance of David

6. The King’s Fugitive

7. Providential Delays

8. Saul and His Sons: The End

Subject Index
Scripture Index