The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Volume 1

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1979 - Religion - 1058 pages
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, also known as the ISBE, is an exhaustive Biblical encyclopedia that explains in detail every significant word in the Bible, and also includes historical information from the Apocrypha. It provides detailed information on the language and literature of the Bible world, their cultures and the historical and religious environments of the people of the Bible in articles by nearly 200 scholars.
 

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ISBE Vol. 2

User Review  - Timothy Mills - Christianbook.com

The revised ISBE is moderate to traditional in it's world view, it is NOT conservative. Some of the articles from the old ISBE edited by James Orr, et al, are imported wholesale into this edition ... Read full review

Great Dictionary Set - Formatting Could Be Better

User Review  - oldmanchubb - Christianbook.com

I have provided two reviews for multi-volume sets – the ISBE and the "IVP Dictionary of" series. This review is very similar to my IVP Dictionary of one because I fee that both would be wise purchases ... Read full review

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