Works I have read or consulted:


Adler, Irving & Ruth. The Calendar. The John Day Co., N.Y. (1967).

Adzema, Robert and Mablen Jones. The Great Sundial Cutout Book. Hawthorn Books, Inc.,New York. A Howard & Wyndham Company. 1978.

Albright, W. F. From the Stone Age to Christianity. Doubleday. Garden City, N.Y. 3rd edition, 1962

Allen, R. H. Star Names and Their Meanings. Dover Publications, New York. 1963.

Alt, A. “The Origins of Israelite Law.” Essays on Old Testament History and Religion. (1934). Book: Doubleday Publishers, Garden City, N. Y: 1966.

Alter, Robert and Kermode, Frank, Editors. The Literary Guidebook To The Bible. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass. 1987.

Anderson, Bernhard W. Understanding the Old Testament, 2nd edition. Prentice Hall,Englewood Cliffs, N. J. 1966.

Anderson, G. L., Editor, General Editor: Maynard Mack. Masterpieces of the Orient. Norton & Co. N. Y. 1961.

Barclay, William. “A Comparison of Paul’s Preaching.” Apostolic History and the Gospel.Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday. Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1970

Baron, Salo Wittmayer. A Social and Religious History of the Jews, 2nd edition, 15 volumes.Columbia University Press, New York. 1952

Barr, James. Biblical Words for Time. For series: Studies in Biblical Theology. Publisher: Alec R. Allenson, Inc., 635 E. Ogden, Naperville, Ill. Published in Great Britain by Robert Cunningham & Sons, Ltd., Longbank Works, Alva. 1962.

Bayley, Harold. The Lost Language of Symbolism, An Inquiry into the Origins of Certain Letters, Words, Names, Fairy-Tales, Folklore, and Mythologies. Vol. 1. Barnes & Noble, Inc.,New York. First published: 1912, reprinted 1951, 1952.

Beale, G. K. The Use of Daniel in Jewish Apocalyptic Literature and in the Revelation ofSaint John. University Press of America, Lanham, New York, London. 1984.

Beck, Norman A. The Recognition and Repudiation of the Anti-Jewish Polemic of the New Testament. Selingegrove: Susquehanna Press, London and Toronto, Associated University Presses. 1985.

Beebe, Maurice. Literary Symbolism, Introduction to Interpretation of Literature.Wadsworth. (Belmont,Calif. 1968): 1960.

Beekman, John and John Callow. Translating the Word of God. Zondervan Publishing House of the Zondervan Corporation. Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49506. 1974. (4th printing 1989)

Ben-Gurion, David. Israel,Years of Challenge. PEC Press, Tel Aviv, Masada, and Jerusalem, 1960.

Berkowitz, Rabbi William, Editor. Let Us Reason Together. Luci Crown Publishers, New York. 1970.

Biguenet, John, and Rainer Schulte, editors. The Craft of Translation. The University ofChicago Press. Chicago and London. 1989.

Birnbaum, Solomon A. Yiddish a Survey and a Grammar. University of Toronto Press,Toronto and Buffalo. 1979.

David Alan. Linguistics for Students of New Testament Greek. Baker Book House. Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1988.

Blaiklock, E. M. “The Acts of the Apostles” Apostolic History and the Gospel, Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday. Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds.. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1970.)

Blumenberg, Hans, Author. Wallace, Robert M., Editor. The Genesis of the Copernican World. The MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. and London, England. Translation copyright 1987.Originally appeared in Germany as: Die Genesis der Kopernikanischen Welt. 1975

Bokser, Ben Zion. The Wisdom of the Talmud, A Thousand Years of Jewish Thought.Philosophical Library. (No place of publication given). 1951.

Boman, Thorleif. Hebrew Thought Compared With Greek. Norton & Co., New York, N. Y.1970.

Brecher, Kenneth and Michael Feirtag, Editors. Astronomy of the Ancients. The MIT Press,Cambridge, Mass. 1980.

Bridwell, A. Q. Unraveling Revelation. Faith Publishing House, Guthrie, Okla. (No date given).

Bright, John. A History of Israel, Second Edition. The Westminster Press. Philadelphia. 1972.

Bright, John. Early Israel in Recent History Writing. From Series of Monographs: Studies in Biblical Theology, SCM Press, Ltd. 56 Bloomsbury Street, London. 1956.

Brindze, Ruth. The Story of Our Calendar. The Vanguard Press, Inc., New York, N. Y. 1949.

Bruce, F. F. New Testament History. Doubleday and Co., Inc. Garden City, New York. 1971.

Bruce, F. F. The Book of Acts. Eerdmans Publishing Co. Grand Rapids, Mich. 1971.

Buber, Martin. The Prophetic Faith. MacMillan, New York. 1949.

Budlong, John P. Sky and Sextant, Practical Celestial Navigation, 2nd Edition. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York. 1978.

Burns, Edward McNall. “Chapter 5: The Hebrew Civilization.” Western Civilizations, Their History and Their Culture, 7th Edition. W. W. Norton Co., Inc., New York. 1969.

Bury, J. B. and Russell Meiggs. A History of Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great. 4thEdition. St. Martin’s Press. New York. 1977 reprint.

Bush, Douglas, Ed. Selected Poetry of Tennyson. Random House. New York, N. Y. 1951.

Carter, Jimmy. The Blood of Abraham. Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston. 1985.

Cary, M. and H. H. Scullard. A History of Rome Down to the Reign of Constantine. St. Martin’s Press, New York. 1975, Third Edition reprint 1983.

Cassirer, Ernst. Language and Myth. Trans. by Susanne K. Langer. Dover, N. Y. 1953.

Chadwick, Henry. Early Christian Thought and the Classical Tradition, Studies in Justin, Clement, and Origen. Clarendon Press. Oxford. 1966.

Charles, R. H. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Revelation of St. John. With Introduction, notes and indices also the Greek Text and English Translation, in Two Volumes. Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York. 1920.

Charles, R. H., translator. The Book of Enoch (I Enoch). Hollen Street Press, Ltd., at Slough,Great Britain. 1917. 14th printing, 1974.

Charles, R. H. The Apocrypha and Pseudipigrapha of the Old Testament. 2 vols., Oxford, 1913, reissued 1963.

Childs, Brevard. “Lexicographical Analysis” (of zakhar ‘to remember’) pp. 9-16 and “The Hebrew Psychology of Memory” pp. 17-30 and “Memory and History” pp. 81-89. Memory and Tradition in Israel. Studies in Biblical Theology No. 37. First published: Great Britainby W. & J. Mackay & Co. Ltd., Chatham. A.R. Allenson Publishers, Naperville, Ill. 1962. .

Childs, Brevard S. Old Testament Theology in a Canonical Context, Fortress Press,Philadelphia. 1985.

Childs, Brevard S. The Book of Exodus, A Critical Theological Commentary. TheWestminster Press. Philadelphia. 1974. First published in Great Britain under the title:Exodus A Commentary.

Chilton, David. Days of Vengeance, An Exposition of the Book of Revelation. Dominion Press. Ft. Worth, TX. 1987, 1990.

Clay, Albert T. Amurru, The Home of the Northern Semites. University of Pennsylvania,Philadelphia. The Sunday School Times Co. 1909.

Collins, Adele Yarbro. Cosmology and Eschatology in Jewish and Christian Apocalypticism, E. J. Brill Co., Leiden, New York, Köln, 1996.

Cornell, James. The First Stargazers, An Introduction to the Origins of Astronomy. Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York. 1981.

Cullman, O. Author, Translated by Floyd F. Filson. Christ and Time. Westminster Press.Philadelphia 1950.

Davies, Alan. Anti-Semitism and the Christian Mind. Herder & Herder, New York, 1969.

Davies, Alan. Anti-Semitism and the Foundations of Christianity. Paulist Press. New York.1979.

Davies, W. D. Paul and Rabbinic Judaism, Some Rabbinic Elements in Pauline Theology, Revised Edition. Harper Torchbooks edition. Harper & Row. New York and Evanston. 1967.

Deissmann, Adolf. Light From the Ancient Near East. lst edition, 1909. Trans. by Lionel R. M. Strachan. (1927). Reprint Hendrickson Publishers, Inc., Peabody, Mass. 1995.

deLaszio, Ed. The Basic Writings of C. G. Jung. Random House, New York, New York. 1959.

deVeaux, Roland. Ancient Israel. McGraw Hill. New York. 1965.

deVeaux, Roland. “The Revelation of the Divine Name YHWH”. Proclamation and Presence. Edited by Durham, John I. And J. R. Porter. John Knox Press, Richmond, Va. 1970. .

Diringer, David. The Alphabet. London, Hutchinson’s Scientific and Technical Publications, 2nd ed. (1949) ]

Diringer, David. Writing. For Series: Ancient People and Places. Publisher: Frederick Praeger, New York and Washington. 1962.

Driver, G. R and Diringer, David, Semitic Writing. Oxford Univ. Press, Oxford, England, 1948.

Dupont, Jacques, O.S.B. “The Conversion of Paul.” Apostolic History and the Gospel.Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds., Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1970.

Durant, Will and Ariel. The Lessons of History, Condensed from the book. Readers Digest Book Section, December, 1968.

Durant, Will. The Story of Civilization, Part III, Simon and Schuster, 1944.

Durham, John I. and Porter, J. R., Editors. Proclamation and Presence, Old Testament Essays in Honour of Gwynne Henton Davies. John Knox Press. Richmond, Va. 1970.

Ellicott, Charles John. Ellicott’s Bible Commentary, Condensed and Edited by Donald N. Bowdle, PH.D., Th, d., Zondervan, Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1971.

Elliot, Elisabeth. Furnace of the Lord. Doubleday and Co., Inc. Garden City, New York.1969.

Ellis, E. Earle. “The Role of the Christian Prophet in Acts.” Apostolic History and the Gospel.. Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds., Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids,Michigan. 1970.

Ellison, H. L. “Paul and the Law–’All Things to All Men’.” Apostolic History and the Gospel. Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds., Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids,Michigan. 1970.

Epstein, Morris. All About Jewish Holidays and Customs. KTAV Publishing House, Inc., N.Y. 1970.

Eusebius, Translator, Williamson, G. A. Edited by Betty Radice. Eusebius: The History of the Church from Christ to Constantine. With an introduction by Williamson. Penguin Books, the Penguin Classics, ed. E.V. Rieu. Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, and New York. Made and printed in Great Britain by Richaard Clay, The Chaucer Press, Suffolk.1965. 1981 Reprint.

Farrer, Austin. A Rebirth of Images, The Making of St. John’s Apocalypse. Dacre Press.Westminster. 1949.

Fast, Howard. The Jews. The Dial Press, Inc. New York. 1968.

Filson, Floyd V. “The Journey Motif in Luke-Acts.” Apostolic History and the Gospel.Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds., Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1970.

Fishman, Joshua A. “The Sociology of Yiddish After the Holocaust: Status, Needs and Possibilities,” The Field of Yiddish, Studies in Language, Folklore, and Literature, fourth collection. Edited by Marvin I. Herzog, Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Dan Miron, and Ruth Wise. Published by ISHI (Institute for the Study of Human Issues), Philadelphia. 1980.

Fraser, J. T., N. Lawrence, and F.C. Haber, Editors. Time, Science and Society in China and the West. The Study of Time V. The University of Massachusetts Press. Amherst. 1986.

Frazier, Sir James George. The New Golden Bough. Edited by Theodore Gaster. Phillips. N. Y. 1968.

Frazier, J. G. Folklore in the Old Testament. (London. 1919), Macmillan, New York, 1923.

Freeman-Grenville, G.S.P. The Muslim and Christian Calendars, being tables for the conversion of Muslim and Christian dates from the Hejira to the year A.D. 2000. OxfordUniversity Press. London, New York, Toronto. 1963.

Fromm, Erich. The Sane Society. Rinehart, New York. 1955.

Gager, John G. The Origins of Anti-Semitism, Attitudes Toward Judaism in Pagan and Christian Antiquity. Oxford Press. New York, N. Y. 1983.

Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena. “Dawn of Astronomy.” Introduction to Astronomy. Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs. 1970.

Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds. Apostolic History and the Gospel, Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday. Eerdman’s Publishing Co.,Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1970.

Gaster, Theodor H., The Dead Sea Scriptures in English Translation. Doubleday Anchor Books, Doubleday & Co., Garden City, N. Y. 1956.

Gaster, Theodor H. Festivals of the Jewish Year. Sloane, New York. 1953.

Gaster, Theodor H. Thespis, Ritual Origins of Drama. Norton, New York, 1977:

Gelb, Ignace J. A Study of Writing, the Foundations of Grammatology. Second edition.University of Chicago Press. Chicago, Ill. 1962.

Gesenius, William, Author. Tregelles, Samuel Prideaux, Editor. Biblia Hebraica.Württembergische Bibelanstalt Stuttgart. Stuttgart, Germany. 1937.

Goguel, Maurice. The Birth of Christianity. The Macmillan Co., New York, New York. 1954.

Gordis, Robert. “Koheleth – The Man and His World” The Jewish Theological Seminary ofAmerica, New York. 1951.

Gordon, Cyrus H., The Common Background of Greek and Hebrew Civilizations. Norton & Co. New York, N. Y. 1962.

Gould, Stephen Jay. Time’s Arrow, Time’s Cycle, Myth and Metaphor in the Discovery of Geological Time. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass. and London, England. 1987.

Gray, Louis H. Foundations of Language. The Macmillan Co., New York. (1939) 3rd Printing 1960.

Greenberg, Joseph H., Editor. Associate Editors: Charles A. Ferguson and Edith A. Moravcsik. Universals of Human Language, Vol. 3: Word Structure. Stanford UniversityPress. Stanford, Col. 1978.

Hailey, Homer. Revelation An Introduction and Commentary, Baker Book House, Grand Rapids, Mich. 1979. 4th Printing 1983.

Hamilton, Edith. The Greek Way. Norton & Co., New York, N. Y. 1964.

Harley, J. B. and David Woodward. The History of Cartography, Vol. 1: Cartography in Prehistoric, Ancient and Medieval Europe and the Mediterranean. The University ofChicago Press. Chicago and London. 1987.

Hawkins, G. S. Beyond Stonehenge. Harper & Row. New York, N. Y. 1973.

Hawkins, Gerald. Stonehenge Decoded. Doubleday & Co. Garden City, N. Y. 1965. (A Delta Book.)

Hefley, James and Marti. Arabs, Christians, Jews. Logos International. Plainfield, N. J. 1978.

Heidegger, Martin. History of the Concept of Time. Trans. Theodore Kisiel. IndianaUniversity Press. Bloomington, Indiana. 1985

Hendriksen, William. Israel and the Bible. Baker Book House. Grand Rapids, Mich. 1968.

Henkes, Robert. “Symbolism–an Elusive Thing.” Design Magazine. Random House, New York. Winter. 1969-70.

Heyerdahl, Thor. Early Man and the Ocean, A Search for the Beginnings of Navigation and Seaborne Civilizations. Doubleday and Co, Inc., Garden City, New York. 1979.

Hodge, Paul W. Concepts of Contemporary Astronomy. McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York,St. Louis, San Francisco. 1974.

Hooke, S. H., editor. The Labyrinth. Further Studies in the Relation Between Myth and Ritual in the Ancient World. Macmillan Co., London and New York. 1935.

Ikeda, Yutaka. “Solomon’s Trade in Horses and Chariots in its International Setting.”Studies in the Period of David and Solomon. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem. 1982.

Irwin, Keith G. The 365 Days, The Story of Our Calendar. Thomas Crowell Co. New York, N. Y. 1965.

Isaac, Jules. Jesus and Israel. Holt, Rhinehart and Winston, New York, N. Y. 1971.

Josephus, Flavius. Trans. by Whiston, William, A.M. Kregel Publications. Grand Rapids,Michigan. 9th Printing. 1971.

Kane, J. Herbert. A Global View of Christian Missions. Baker Book House, Grand Rapids,Michigan. Revised edition, second printing, October 1977.

Kaufman, Yehezkel. Leo Shwarz, Ed. “The Biblical Age. The Genesis of Israel.” Great Ages and Ideas of the Jewish People. Random House. New York, 1956.

Kee, Howard Clark, Franklin W. Young,, Karlfried Froelich. Understanding The New Testament. Prentice Hall. Englewood Cliffs, N.J. 1965.

Kelly, J. N. D. Early Christian Doctrines. Adam & Charles Black, Publishers. London. 1958

King, Robert D. “The History of Final Devoicing in Yiddish,” The Field of Yiddish, Studies in Language, Folklore, and Literature, fourth collection. Edited by Marvin I. Herzog, Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Dan Miron, and Ruth Wise. Published by ISHI (Institute for the Study of Human Issues), Philadelphia. 1980.

Kittel, Rudolf, Ed. Biblia Hebraica, Seventh Edition. Seventh edition edited and emended by A. Alt, O. Eissfeldt and P. Kahle. Contributors: W. Baumgartner, G. Beer, J. Begrich, J. A. Bewer, F. Buhl, J. Hempel, F. Horst, M. Noth, O. Procksch, G. Quell, Th.H. Roginson, W. Rudolph, H. H. Schaeder. Württembergische Bibelanstalt Stuttgart, Germany. 1937.

Koester, Craig. “The Origin and Significance of the Flight to Pella Tradition”, The Catholic Biblical Quarterly 51.1 (January 1989):90-106

Kroner, Helga, and Leon Klenicki, Eds. Studies in Judaism and Christianity: Issues in the Jewish Christian Dialogue, Jewish Perspectives on Covenant Mission and Witness. StimulusFoundation, U. S. A. 1979.

Ladd, George. A Theology of the New Testament. William B. Eerdman’s Publishing Co.,Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1974.

Lake, John G. His Life, His Sermons, His Boldness of Faith. Publisher: KCM Publications,Fort Worth, TX. 1994.

Lakoff, George and Mark Johnson. Metaphors We Live By. The University of Chicago Press.Chicago, Illinois. 1980.

Lamsa, George M. Gospel Light, Holman Co., Philadelphia. 1936.

Lamsa, George M. The Kingdom on Earth. Unity School of Christianity, Lee’s Summit,Missouri. 1906.

Larson, Mildred L. Meaning-based Translation: A Guide to Cross-Language Equivalence.University Press of America. Lanham, MD; New York, and London. Co-published by Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc. 1984.

Lehmann, W. P. and Malkiel, Yakov, eds. Directions for Historical Linguistics, a Symposium. University of Texas Press. Austin and London. 1968.

Lewis, C. S. Letters to Malcolm, Chiefly on Prayer. Harcourt, Brace and World, New York. 1964.

Lindsay, Robert. Jesus Rabbi and Lord, Cornerstone Publishing. Oak Creek, Wisconsin.1990.

Lindsell, Harold, Ph.D.,D.D. Harper Study Bible, Revised Standard Version, Introductions, Annotations, Topical Headings, Marginal References, and Index Prepared and Edited by Harold Lindsell, Ph.D.,DD., Published by Zondervan Bible Publishers, Grand Rapids,Michigan. Old Testament Section, Copyright 1952, New Testament Section, Second Edition, 1971. Introductions, Annotations, Topical Headings, and other new material Copyright 1964 by Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., Assigned to Zondervan Publishing House, 1965.

Macdonald, Francis, translator. Plato’s Cosmology. The Timaeus of Plato with running commentary by Francis Macdonald. Cornford, London, Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1937 New York: Humanities Press reprint 1971.

Malina, Bruce J. On the Genre and Message of Revelation, Hendrickson Publishers.Peabody, Mass. 1995.

Margolis, Max Leopold, and Alexander Marx. A History of the Jewish People. Published by Atheneum, A Temple Book. Published in Canada by McClelland & Stewart, Ltd. 1977.

Marshack, Alexander. The Roots of Civilization. McGraw-Hill, New York. 1972.

Marshall, I. Howard. “The Resurrection in the Acts of the Apostles.” Apostolic History and the Gospel. Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday.Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids,Michigan. 1970.

Mattill, A. J., Jr. “The Purpose of Acts: Schneckenburger Reconsidered.” Apostolic History and the Gospel: Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday.Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids,Michigan. 1970.

McKready, Kelvin. [Edgar Gardner Murphy.] A Beginner’s Star-Book. G. P. Putnam’s Sons.New York, N. Y. 1927.

Menahun, Moshe. The Decadence of Judaism in our Time. Exposition Press. New York.1965.

Mercer, Samuel A. B. The Origin of Writing and Our Alphabet, a Brief Account. Luzac and Co., Ltd. London. 1959.

Metzger, Bruce M., Ed. The Oxford Annotated Apocrypha, Revised Standard Version.Translated from the Greek and Latin tongues, being the version set forth A. D. 1611, revised A.D. 1894, compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1957 with introductions, comments, cross references, tables of chronology, and index. OxfordUniversity Press. New York, N. Y. 1965, and 1977.

Michalowski, Piotr. The Lamentation over the Destruction of Sumer and Ur. Eisenbrauns.Winona Lake. 1989. (For the Series: Mesopotamian Civilizations.)

Milik, Joseph. T. Ten Years of Discovery in the Wilderness of Judea, First English edition.RB Volume LXV. SCM Press, London 1959.

Momigliano, Arnaldo, ed. The Conflict Between Paganism and Christianity in the Fourth Century, Essays. Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1963.

Montefiore, C. G. and H. Loewe. A Rabbinic Anthology. Macmillan, London. 1938.

Moore, George Foot, Judaism in the First Century of the Christian Era, Vol. I, HarvardUniversity Press, Cambridge. Copyright 1927, reprint 1967.

Morris, Leon. “The Theme of Romans.” Apostolic History and the Gospel, Biblical and Historical Essays presented to F. F. Bruce on his 60th Birthday. Gasque, W. Ward, and Martin, Ralph P., eds. Eerdman’s Publishing Co., Grand Rapids, Michigan. 1970.

Mowinckel, Sigmund. Translated by D. R. Ap-Thomas. The Psalms in Israel’s Worship, Vol. II. Abingdon Press, New York, Nashville. 1962.

Musurillo, Herbert, S. J. Symbol and Myth in Ancient Poetry. Orig. Published GreenwoodPress Westport, Conn. 1961. Reprint Fordham University Press, Fordham, N. Y. 1977

Neugebauer, O. Exact Sciences in Antiquity. Princeton University Press. Princeton, N. J.1952.

Neusner, Jacob. Judaism The Classical Statement: The Evidence of the Bavli. The Universityof Chicago Press. Chicago and London. 1986.

Nicholson, Marjorie. Milton, John, a Reader’s Guide to His Poetry. Octagon Books, New York. 1971.

Nilsson, Martin. Primitive Time Reckoning. Published by: Acta Societis Humaniorum Litterarum Ludensis Lund, C.W.K. Gleerup; Longdon, Humphrey Milford; Oxford, Univ. Press; Paris, Edouard Champion; Leipzig, O. Harrassowitz. (1920). Second edition, 1960.

Oesterley, W.O.E. “Introduction”, The Book of Enoch (I Enoch), Trans. By R. H. Charles.Hollen St. Press, Ltd, at Slough, Great Britain. 1917. 14th Printing 1974.

Ogg, Oscar. The Twenty-six Letters. Thomas Crowell Co., N.Y. (1971).

Olcott, William Tyler. Star Lore of All Ages. G.P. Putnam’s Sons, N. Y. and London. (1911).

Patai, Raphael and Jennifer Wing. The Myth of the Jewish Race. Scribner and Sons. New York. 1975.

Patrides, C. A. The Grand Design of God, The Literary Form of the Christian View of History.Routledge & Kegan Paul, London. University of Toronto, Toronto. 1972.

Paulien, Jon. Decoding Revelations Trumpets. Literary Allusions and Interpretation of Revelation 8:7-12. Andrews University Press, Berrien Springs, Michigan. 1988.

Phillips, John. Exploring the Scriptures. Moody Press. Chicago, Ill. 1968.

Pinches, Theopholus G. The Old Testament in the Light of Historical Records of Assyria andBabylonia. Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. London. 1903.

Pritchard, J. B. Ancient Near Eastern Texts. Princeton University Press. 1969.

Pyles, Thomas. The Origin and Development of the English Language. Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovitch, Inc., New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Atlanta. 1971.

Reuther, Rosemary. Faith and Fratricide, The Theological Roots of Anti-Semitism. Seabury Press, New York. 1974.

Rieu, E. V., Ed. Selincourt, Aubrey de, trans. Herodotus The Histories. Penguin Classics.Made and printed in Great Britain by R. R. Clark Ltd., Edinburgh. 1955.

Robinson, John A. Redating the New Testament. The Westminster Press, Philadelphia. 1976 1976.

Rosten, Leo. The Joys of Yiddish. McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, Toronto, London,Sydney. 1968.

Rowley, H. H., The Relevance of Apocalyptic. Associated Press. New York, N. Y. 1963.

Russell, D. S. Method and Message of Jewish Apocalyptic. Westminster Press. Philadelphia.1964.

Santillana, Giorgio de and Hertha Von Dechend. Hamlet’s Mill, An Essay on Myth and the Frame of Time. Gambit, Inc., Boston. 1969.

Schmidt, W., author. Translated from the original German by H. J. Rose. The Origin and Growth of Religion: Facts and Theories. Published by Methuen & Co., Ltd., 36 Essex Street W. C., London. 1931.

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Ball, George W. “How to Save Israel in Spite of Herself.” Foreign Affairs. Published by Council on Foreign Relations, Inc., New York, 58th and E. 68th St. , April 1977, pp. 453-470

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Borchardt, L. “Calendaric and astronomical research on Egyptian chronology.” BASORPublisher: American Schools of Oriental Research. #58, p. 17. n. 24 and #68, p. 24. n. 8.

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Cross, Frank Moore, Jr. and Thomas O. Lambdin. “A Ugaritic Abecedary and the Origins of the Proto-Canaanite Alphabet,” BASOR Vol. 160. American Schools of Oriental Research.December, 1960. pp 21-26.

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Fishman, Joshua A., ed. “Sociology of Yiddish”, International Journal of the Sociology of Language. 24. Mouton Publishers, The Hague, Paris and New York. 1980.

Gibbs, Sharon L. “Archaeoastronomy and the History of Astronomy,” Archaeoastronomy (Bulletin). Published by Chalfont, St. Giles, England. 2 (2) [Spring, 1979] pp. 9-10. {This article was credited to Jonathan E. Reyman in the Bibliography of the book The First Stargazers by James Cornell, 1981, p 253.}

Gordon, Raymond G., Jr., editor. Notes on Literacy. (NOL) Volumes 15-19. Vol. 15 & 16 published by Summer Institute of Linguistics, (SIL) Santa Ana, California. Volumes 17-19 published by SIL at Huntington Beach, California. 1973-1975.

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MacDonald, John. “The Particle תּא in Classical Hebrew: Some New Data on Its Use With the Nominative.” Vetus Testamentum, Volume 14, Leeds, United Kingdom. 1964. pp. 265-275. .

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Mazar, B. “The Military Elite of King David.” Vetus Testamentum, Volume 13, Published by International Organization of Old Testament Scholars, Leeds, United Kingdom, 1964. pp. 310-20.

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Paper, Herbert H. “The Old Persian /L/ Phoneme .” Journal of the American Oriental Society, Vol. LXXVI. (JAOS) New Haven, Connecticut. 1956. pp. 24-26.

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Reyman, Jonathan E. “Some Observations on Archaeology and Archaeoastronomy,”Archaeoastronomy (Bulletin) 2 (2) ). Published by Chalfont, St. Giles, England [Spring, 1979] pp. 11-13. {See also Gibbs, Sharon L. “Archaeoastronomy and the History of Astronomy”}

Ross, Hugh. “Y-Chromosome Reveals Evolutionary Limits” and “Y-Chromosome Test May Help Fulfill Biblical Prophecy” Reasons to Believe Facts and Faith, Vol. II, Number 2,Second Quarter 1997. Publisher: Reasons to Believe, Pasadena, Calif.

Sollberger, Edmond. “The Temple in Babylonia.” Compte rendu de la. LRencountre Assyriologique Internationale. (CRRA #20) The British Museum, London. Nederlands Historich Archeologisch Institut, Istanbul. 1975. pp. 31-34.

Speiser, E. A. “A Note on Alphabetic Origins,” BASOR, American Schools of Oriental Research,. Vol. 121 February, 1951. pp. 17-21.

Thompson, Leonard. “A Sociological Analysis of Tribulation in the Apocalypse of John,”Semeia, 36, 1986. Publisher: Scholars Press, Society for Biblical Literature, Missoula, (First issue 1974.

Tiller, L.V.D. “What is God Doing In Israel?” Pentecostal Evangel. Springfield, MO. Feb. 9, 1975.

Yevin, S. “The Sign [_________]* and the True Nature of Early Alphabets” Archiv Orientalia, [Perhaps title is “Orientalia”] Vol. IV (1932), pp. 71-78.

Weinreich, Uriel. “Is a Structural Dialectology Possible?” Word, S. F. Vanni, Publisher, New York, N.Y. 10:388-400. 1954.

Wendell, Margaret M., Editor. Notes on Literacy. (NOL) Volume 36. Published by Summer Institute of Linguistics (SIL) Dallas, Texas. 1981.

Wendland, Ernst R. “Seeking the Path Through a Forest of Symbols: a Figurative and Structural Survey of the Song of Songs”, Abstract Journal of Translation and Textlinguistics, (JOTT), Vol. 7, No. 2, 1995.

_____________. “Two Problems in the New Testament” and “Epigraphy, Hebrew”, inJournal of Theological Studies. N.S. 16:327-37, 0′65. Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K.and Cary N. Carolina, USA.

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“Apocalypse,” and “Apocalyptic Literature: 6. The Alphabets of R. Akiba…” p. 669. The Jewish Encyclopedia, Vol. 1. KTAV Publishing House, Inc., New York. 1901. (Prepared by more than 400 Scholars and Specialists). Isodore Singer, Projector and Managing Editor.

Beare, Frances W. “Introduction to Ephesians.” The Interpreter’s Bible, Vol. X. Abingdon Press, New York, Nashville. 1953. pp. 604-7.

Brown, Francis, Editor, with S. R. Driver, and Charles A. Briggs. A Hebrew and English Lexicon of the Old Testament, with an Appendix Containing the Biblical Aramaic. Based on the Lexicon of William Gesenius as translated by Edward Robinson. Clarendon Press,Oxford University Press, Oxford, London. 1951.

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