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Ackroyd, Peter R.

Overview
Works: 87 works in 487 publications in 3 languages and 11,975 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Bibliography  Sources  Introductions 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Creator, Other, Compiler, tra
Classifications: BS445, 220.09
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Most widely held works by Peter R Ackroyd
The Cambridge history of the Bible by S. L Greenslade( Book )

34 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 2,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 of the Cambridge History of the Bible concerns the earliest period down to Jerome and takes as its central theme the process by which the books of both Testaments came into being and emerged as a canon of scripture, and the use of canonical writings in the early church
Exile and restoration : a study of Hebrew thought of the sixth century B.C. by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

45 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The period of exile and restoration is a crucial one for the understanding of the development of Old Testament thought. The collapse of the state, the destruction of the Temple, the breakup of the community -- all necessitated rethinking of the religious tradition. This book examines some of the aspects of the rich thought of the period
The first book of Samuel by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

18 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Israel under Babylon and Persia by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

24 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second book of Samuel : commentary by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Israel's prophetic tradition : essays in honour of Peter R. Ackroyd by R. J Coggins( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words and meanings: essays presented to David Winton Thomas on his retirement from the Regius Professorship of Hebrew in the University of Cambridge, 1968 by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

22 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chronicler in his age by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the religious tradition of the Old Testament by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I & II Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah : introduction and commentary by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bible bibliography, 1967-1973, Old Testament : the book lists of the Society for Old Testament Study, 1967-1973 by Society for Old Testament Study( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes lists of texts and versions
What theologians do by F. G Healey( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of the Bible : [in 3vols]. Vol. 1, From the beginnings to Jerome by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

50 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 of The Cambridge History of the Bible concerns the earliest period down to Jerome and takes as its central theme the process by which the books of both Testaments came into being and emerged as a canon of scripture, and the use of canonical writings in the early church
The people of the Old Testament by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1986 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Major prophets : a commentary on Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, Daniel( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hebrew man by Ludwig Köhler( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in English and German and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doors of perception : a guide to reading the Psalms by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exile and restoration revisited : essays on the Babylonian and Persian periods in memory of Peter R. Ackroyd( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the identity of the the 'foreign' women in Ezra 9-10 / Bob Becking -- The Persian period as a penitential era : the 'exegetical logic' of Daniel 9.1-27 / John S. Bergma -- The mystery of the missing 'sons of Aaron' / Joseph Blenkinsopp -- From exile and restoration to exile and reconstruction / Tamara Cohn Eskenazi -- Jeshua's 'high priestly' lineage? : a reassessment of Nehemiah 12.10-11 / Deidre N. Fulton -- 'They shall come rejoicing to Zion', or did they? : the settlement of Yehud in the early Persian period / Lester L. Grabbe -- Was Jerusalem a Persian fortress? / Lester L. Grabbe -- Administration of Achaemenid Phoenicia : a case for managed autonomy / Vadim S. Jigoulov -- The relation between history and thought : reflections on the subtitle of Peter Ackroyd's Exile and restoration / Reinhard G. Kratz -- Exile and restoration in light of recent archaeology and demographic studies / Eric M. Meyers -- Going beyond the myth of the empty land : a reassessment of the early Persian period / Jill A. Middlemas -- Rebuilding Jerusalem : Zechariah's vision within visions / Kenneth A. Ristau
Continuity, a contribution to the study of the Old Testament religious tradition by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

9 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the beginnings to Jerome by Peter R Ackroyd( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Cambridge history of the BibleThe Cambridge history of the Bible : [in 3vols]. Vol. 1, From the beginnings to JeromeFrom the beginnings to Jerome
Alternative Names
Ackroyd, P. R.

Ackroyd, P. R. 1917-2005

Ackroyd, P. R. (Peter Runham)

Ackroyd, Peter R.

Ackroyd, Peter Runham.

Ackroyd, Peter Runham 1917-2005

Peter Ackroyd 1917-2005)

Peter Ackroyd British biblical exegete

Peter Runham Ackroyd

Runham Ackroyd, Peter 1917-2005

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The first book of SamuelThe second book of Samuel : commentaryIsrael's prophetic tradition : essays in honour of Peter R. AckroydWords and meanings: essays presented to David Winton Thomas on his retirement from the Regius Professorship of Hebrew in the University of Cambridge, 1968The Chronicler in his ageThe Cambridge history of the Bible : [in 3vols]. Vol. 1, From the beginnings to JeromeThe Major prophets : a commentary on Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, DanielExile and restoration revisited : essays on the Babylonian and Persian periods in memory of Peter R. AckroydFrom the beginnings to Jerome