Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Uniform Title Bible. Jonah. English. Sasson. 1990.
Title Jonah : a new translation with introduction, commentary, and interpretation / Jack M. Sasson.

Publication Info. New York : Doubleday, 1990.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  224.92 B582J    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xvi, 368 pages ; 24 cm.
Series The Anchor Bible ; v. 24B
Bible. English. Anchor Bible. 1964 ; v. 24B.
Contents The text of Jonah -- The present translation of Jonah -- Jonah among the "twelve prophets" -- The composition of Jonah -- Dating the composition of Jonah -- Liturgical use of Jonah -- Notes and comments -- The setting -- The storm-tossed ship -- The singling out of Jonah -- Obstinancy and submission -- In the fish's belly -- A canticle from the depths -- On dy land -- In Nineveh -- Changes of heart, change of mind -- Move/countermove -- Heat and light -- Interpretations -- Jonah as history or fiction -- Narrative art and literary typology in Jonah -- Looking ahead.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 31-62) and indexes.
Subject Bible. Jonah -- Commentaries.
Added Author Sasson, Jack M.
ISBN 0385235259: $28.00 ($34.00 Can.)
Add a Review