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Spokesmen for God
The noted author and scholar Edith Hamilton, presents a guide to the prophets of the Old Testament for the modern reader.
Paperback, 260 pages
Published 1962 by W.W. Norton & Company
(first published January 1st 1936)
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Hamilton brings her powerful scholarly eye to bear on the old testament. The fruits are many as she teases apart what she believes to have been written by the Prophets and what was added by subsequent well meaning but fearful scribes.
Edith Hamilton, an educator, writer and a historian, was born August 12, 1867 in Dresden, Germany, of American parents and grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana, U.S.A. Her father began teaching her Latin when she was seven years old and soon added Greek, French and German to her curriculum. Hamilton's education continued at Miss Porter's School in Farmington, Connecticut and at Bryn Mawr College near Ph ...moreMore about Edith Hamilton...