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|Contributor(s)||Peter C. Craigie, Page H. Kelley, Joel F. Drinkard, Jr.|
|About the Contributor(s)|| Peter C. Craigie
Peter C. Craigie was Dean of the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Calgary and was at work on the WBC volume on Jeremiah 1-25 at the time of his untimely death in September, 1985. He also has written The Book of Deuteronomy (Eerdmans and Hodder & Stoughton, 1976) and The Problem of War in the Old Testament (Eerdmans, 1978), as well as numerous articles on Ugaritic studies. Professor Craigie received the M.A. in Semitic languages from the University of Edinburgh, the Dip. Theol. from the University of Durham, the M.Th. from the University of Aberdeen, and the Ph.D. from McMaster University.
Joel F. Drinkard, Jr.
Joel F. Drinkard Jr. is a retired professor of Old Testament, Hebrew and Biblical Archaeology at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He is currently senior scholar and professor of Old Testament at Campbellsville University. He has written widely on Old Testament and archaeological topics.
|Release Date||Oct 22, 1991|
|Who It's For||Men, Pastor, Women|
|Series||Word Biblical Commentary|