The Survivors Write the History: a brief book note on a new book on the Old Testament

I recently began reading The Legacy of Israel in Judah’s Bible: History, Politics, and the Reinscribing of Tradition by Daniel E. Fleming, professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies at New York University. I’m glad I did; it’s a great book. Israel began as a unified people but split into northern and southern kingdoms in 930 BC after [Read More…]