This essay deals with the archaeological and extrabiblical clues that are relevant for identifying the historical realities that may lay behind pentateuchal texts. It will concentrate on the most thoroughly discussed pentateuchal narrative complexes, namely, the patriarchs and the Exodus and desert wandering.
|Title of host publication||The Oxford Handbook of the Pentateuch|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|Number of pages||22|
|State||Published - 1 Jan 2021|
- Patriarchal period