£29.99
FREE Delivery in the UK.
In stock.
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Israel in Egypt: The Evid... has been added to your Basket
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 3 images

Israel in Egypt: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Exodus Tradition Paperback – 18 Mar 1999

3.4 out of 5 stars 4 customer reviews

See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
Paperback
£29.99
£29.88 £22.56
Note: This item is eligible for click and collect. Details
Pick up your parcel at a time and place that suits you.
  • Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK
  • Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost
How to order to an Amazon Pickup Location?
  1. Find your preferred location and add it to your address book
  2. Dispatch to this address when you check out
Learn more
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Product details

  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, U.S.A.; New Ed edition (18 Mar. 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 019513088X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0195130881
  • Product Dimensions: 23.1 x 1 x 15.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.4 out of 5 stars 4 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,299,947 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Review

This book is an excellent source to use in conjunction with one's study of Exodus, a "must by" for all evangelical professors of Old Testament studies as well as pastors and Bible teachers interested in information regarding the historical reliability of the Israelites' existence in Egypt. Because of the wealth of information and documentation provided in this book, there is truely no other book of its kind. (mark Rooker, Faith and Mission, Vol.17, No.3, Summer 2000.)

"This is historical research at its best, with constant attention to primary sources...[Hoffmeier] retains a broad perspective and leaves no stone unturned in his quest to have the epigraphic and archeological evidence shed light on the biblical record of Israel's sojourn in and exodus from Egypt."―Gary Rendsburg, Cornell University

Synopsis

Scholars of the Hebrew Bible have in the last decade begun to question the historical accuracy of the Israelite sojourn in Egypt, as described in the book of Exodus. The reason for the rejection of the exodus tradition is said to be the lack of historical and archaeological evidence in Egypt. Those advancing these claims, however, are not specialists in the study of Egyptian history, culture, and archaeology. In this pioneering book, James Hoffmeier examines the most current Egyptological evidence and argues that it supports the biblical record concerning Israel in Egypt.

See all Product description

What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?


Customer reviews

Top customer reviews

11 May 2016
Verified Purchase
9 December 2014
2 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
9 January 2002
14 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
30 December 2012
6 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse

Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon.com

Amazon.com: 4.2 out of 5 stars 32 reviews
Steven H Propp
5.0 out of 5 starsA GENERALLY “CONSERVATIVE” SUPPORT OF THE BIBLICAL NARRATIVES OF ISRAEL’S ORIGINS
18 August 2014 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase
9 people found this helpful.
swillia9
3.0 out of 5 starsScholarly, But Difficult to Read
30 January 2018 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase
Matthew Lawrence
4.0 out of 5 starsAn excellent response and resource.
30 November 2014 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase
4 people found this helpful.
Steve
5.0 out of 5 starsHoffmeier provides good arguments in favor of the Semitic entrance and exit ...
7 January 2017 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase
Amazon Customer
4.0 out of 5 starsBalanced, Compelling Survey
6 November 2016 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful.

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?