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This fine commentary is based closely on the author's original Hebrew commentary (Am Oved, 1992), with some revision and expansion.

CONTENTSPREFACE vi   INTRODUCTION vii THE COMMENTARY TO JONAHThe Command and Its Violation 3 In the Storm- Tossed Ship: The Sailors’ Fear of the Lord versus Jonah’s Rebellion 6 In the Belly of the Fish: Submission 13 The Repeated Injunction and Its Fulfi llment 22 In Doomed Nineveh: The Repentance of the Sinners 23 Outside the Pardoned City: Jonah’s Second Rebellion 30 East of Nineveh: Acquiescence 35 BIBLIOGRAPHY 43          C    h  a  p  t e  r   Home  |      T  O   C   

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FRONT MATTEREDITORSTitle pageCopyright pageTABLE OF CONTENTSPREFACEINTRODUCTIONThe Theme of the Book and the History of Its ExegesisJonah's Place in the Biblical CanonThe Literary GenreThe Narrative ArtThe Literary Function of the Gentiles as Supporting CharactersThe Unity of the Book and the Provenance of the PsalmLinks between Jonah and Other Biblical BooksLanguageDate of CompositionThe TextTHE COMMENTARY TO JONAHBIBLIOGRAPHYMidrashimJewish Commentaries (in chronological order)Modern Commentaries (in chronological order)Scholarly Studies (in alphabetical order)
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