The International Critical Commentary (ICC):...

A major work of interpretation, which served--according to Baruch Levin's own words--as “anchor and compass” for his Anchor Bible commentary on Numbers.

The International Critical Commentary on the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments. UNDER THE EDITORSHIP OF THE REV. SAMUEL ROLLES DRIVER, D. D., Regius Professor of Hebrew, Oxford; THE REV. ALFRED PLUMMER, M. A., D. D., Master of University College, Durham; AND THE REV. CHARLES AUGUSTUS BRIGGS, D. D., Edward Robinson Professor of Biblical Theology, Union Theological Seminary, New York.

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FRONT MATTERTitle PageCopyright PagePrefaceContentsAddenda ana CorrigendaPrincipal abbreviations employedSketch map of PalestineINTRODUCTION§ 1. Title.§ 2. Scene and Period.§ 3, 4. Connection with preceding and following books: Scope.§ 5. Contents.§ 6–13. Sources.§ 14. Text.§ 15, 16. The historical Value of Numbers.§ 17. Numbers and the Religion of Israel.COMMENTARYI. 1.–X. 10 (P). The Wilderness of Sinai.I.–IV. The Census. The Arrangement of the Camp.V. VI. Miscellaneous Laws and Regulations.VI. 1–21. The Nazirite.VII. The offerings of the princes.VIII. 1–4. The golden candlestick.VIII. 5–22. The purification and presentation of the Levites to Yahweh.IX. 1–14. The supplementary passover.X. 11–XXI. 9 (JE P). The northward march from Sinai;XI. XII. Incidents between Sinai and Kadesh (JE).XIII. XIV. The Spies.XV. Miscellaneous Laws.XVI.–XVIII. The rebellion of Koram , Dathan, and Abiram.XIX. Purification from Uncleanness by the Dead.XXI. 10-XXXVI. (JE P). Marches and Events East of the 'Arabah and the Jordan.XXI. 10–XXII. 1. Marches and Conquests East of the Dead Sea and Jordan Valley.XXII. 2–XXIV. 25 (JE). Moab and Israel.XXII. 2–4. Moab's fear of Israel.XXIII.XXIV. 2 ( JE). Introduction to Balaam's third utteranceXXVI. The Second Census.XXVII. 1–11. The law of succession to landed property.XXVIII.–XXX. 1.—A Scale of Public Offerings.XXVIII. 1 f. Introductory command.XXIX. 38. The additional offerings to be made on special days over and above the daily offerings.XXX. 2–17 (1–16). Conditions of the validity of a Vow.XXXI. The Extermination of Midian.XXXII. The settlement of Reuben, Gad, and Manasseh on the East of Jordan.XXXIII. 1–49. The Itinerary.XXXIII. 50—XXXVI.—Various Laws relating to the Conquest and Settlement of Canaan.XXXV. 1–8 (Ps)—The Levitical cities.XXXVI. (Ps). A law regulating the marriage of heiresses.INDEXI. English.II. Hebrew.
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