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The Elements of Style | Reflections & Notes

William Strunk Jr., and E.B. White. The Elements of Style. Third Edition. Macmillan Publishing Co., 1979. REFLECTIONS I read this little book as a quick educational intensive as I embark on the journey of writing. Rather than mere rules, however, I

The Elements of Style | Reflections & Notes

William Strunk Jr., and E.B. White. The Elements of Style. Third Edition. Macmillan Publishing Co., 1979. REFLECTIONS I read this little book as a quick educational intensive as I embark on the journey of writing. Rather than mere rules, however, I

Remember Everything You Read | Notes & Reflections

Stanley D. Frank. Remember Everything You Read: The Evelyn Wood 7 Day Speed Reading and Learning Program. American Learning Corporation, 1990. (212 pages) Reviews: Good Reads. 1. Mental Soaring: The Secret to Success Be sure that you’re now reading in

Remember Everything You Read | Notes & Reflections

Stanley D. Frank. Remember Everything You Read: The Evelyn Wood 7 Day Speed Reading and Learning Program. American Learning Corporation, 1990. (212 pages) Reviews: Good Reads. 1. Mental Soaring: The Secret to Success Be sure that you’re now reading in

A-dventure-Z’ | Notes & Review

Ada Yardeni. A-dventure-Z’: The Story of the Alphabet. Carta, 2003. (86 pages) The tracing of the consecutive phases in this formal evolution, from the common ancient signs to their forms in the different scripts, is possible thanks to the large

A-dventure-Z’ | Notes & Review

Ada Yardeni. A-dventure-Z’: The Story of the Alphabet. Carta, 2003. (86 pages) The tracing of the consecutive phases in this formal evolution, from the common ancient signs to their forms in the different scripts, is possible thanks to the large

Understanding Biblical Kingdoms & Empires | Notes & Review

Paul H. Wright. Understanding Biblical Kingdoms & Empires: An Introductory Atlas & Comparative View. Carta, 2010. (40 pages) On the Edge of Empire in a Land Between …the overall pattern in the historical record of the peoples of the ancient

Understanding Biblical Kingdoms & Empires | Notes & Review

Paul H. Wright. Understanding Biblical Kingdoms & Empires: An Introductory Atlas & Comparative View. Carta, 2010. (40 pages) On the Edge of Empire in a Land Between …the overall pattern in the historical record of the peoples of the ancient

100 Greatest Non-Fiction Books

The 100 greatest non-fiction books After keen debate at the Guardian’s books desk, this is our list of the very best factual writing, organised by category, and then by date. The greatest non-fiction books live here … the British Museum

100 Greatest Non-Fiction Books

The 100 greatest non-fiction books After keen debate at the Guardian’s books desk, this is our list of the very best factual writing, organised by category, and then by date. The greatest non-fiction books live here … the British Museum

Junia | Notes & Review

Eldon Jay Epp. Junia: The First Woman Apostle. Fortress, 2005. (138 pages) FOREWORD: To begin with, most scholars now agree that Romans, in common with other early Christian texts, was written in a specific context and to address a specific

Junia | Notes & Review

Eldon Jay Epp. Junia: The First Woman Apostle. Fortress, 2005. (138 pages) FOREWORD: To begin with, most scholars now agree that Romans, in common with other early Christian texts, was written in a specific context and to address a specific

Logos 4 giveaway

Logos Bible Software is giving away thousands of dollars of prizes to celebrate the launch of Logos Bible Software 4 Mac on October 1. Prizes include an iMac, a MacBook Pro, an iPad, an iPod Touch, and more than 100

Logos 4 giveaway

Logos Bible Software is giving away thousands of dollars of prizes to celebrate the launch of Logos Bible Software 4 Mac on October 1. Prizes include an iMac, a MacBook Pro, an iPad, an iPod Touch, and more than 100

JPS Torah Commentary: Deuteronomy דברים | Notes & Review

Jeffrey Tigay. JPS Torah Commentary: Deuteronomy דברים. The Jewish Publication Society, 1996. (548 pages) THE COMMENTARY TO DEUTERONOMY INTRODUCTION The Title | notes… The Text | notes… The Character and Structure of the Book | notes… The Main Themes of

JPS Torah Commentary: Deuteronomy דברים | Notes & Review

Jeffrey Tigay. JPS Torah Commentary: Deuteronomy דברים. The Jewish Publication Society, 1996. (548 pages) THE COMMENTARY TO DEUTERONOMY INTRODUCTION The Title | notes… The Text | notes… The Character and Structure of the Book | notes… The Main Themes of

JPS Torah Commentary: Numbers במדבר | Notes & Review

Jacob Milgrom. JPS Torah Commentary: Numbers במדבר. The Jewish Publication Society, 1990. (520 pages) THE COMMENTARY TO NUMBERS INTRODUCTION Preliminaries: The Title | Latin Numeri… THE GENERATION OF THE EXODUS (3) THE ORGANIZATION OF THE WILDERNESS CAMP (3) Census in

JPS Torah Commentary: Numbers במדבר | Notes & Review

Jacob Milgrom. JPS Torah Commentary: Numbers במדבר. The Jewish Publication Society, 1990. (520 pages) THE COMMENTARY TO NUMBERS INTRODUCTION Preliminaries: The Title | Latin Numeri… THE GENERATION OF THE EXODUS (3) THE ORGANIZATION OF THE WILDERNESS CAMP (3) Census in

JPS Torah Commentary: Leviticus ויקרא | Notes & Review

Baruch A. Levine. The JPS Torah Commentary: Leviticus ויקרא. The Jewish Publication Society, 1989. (284 pages) THE COMMENTARY TO LEVITICUS INTRODUCTION Notes… The Principal Types of Sacrifice (3) The expiatory Sacrifices (18) The Disposition of Sacrifices (34) The Initiation of

JPS Torah Commentary: Leviticus ויקרא | Notes & Review

Baruch A. Levine. The JPS Torah Commentary: Leviticus ויקרא. The Jewish Publication Society, 1989. (284 pages) THE COMMENTARY TO LEVITICUS INTRODUCTION Notes… The Principal Types of Sacrifice (3) The expiatory Sacrifices (18) The Disposition of Sacrifices (34) The Initiation of

JPS Torah Commentary: Exodus שמות | Notes & Review

Nahum Sarna, gen. ed. The JPS Torah Commentary: Exodus שמות. Jewish Publication Society, 1991. (278 pages) THE COMMENTARY TO EXODUS INTRODUCTION The Title | notes… Reversal of Fortune (3) The Birth and Youth of Moses (8) The Commissioning of Moses

JPS Torah Commentary: Exodus שמות | Notes & Review

Nahum Sarna, gen. ed. The JPS Torah Commentary: Exodus שמות. Jewish Publication Society, 1991. (278 pages) THE COMMENTARY TO EXODUS INTRODUCTION The Title | notes… Reversal of Fortune (3) The Birth and Youth of Moses (8) The Commissioning of Moses

JPS Torah Commentary: Genesis בראשית | Notes & Review

Nahum Sarna, gen. ed. The JPS Torah Commentary: Genesis, בראשית. Jewish Publication Society, 1989. (414 pages) I’ve been wanting to write my notes and reviews on the JPS Commentaries for a while. But I’ll be honest, that is a daunting

JPS Torah Commentary: Genesis בראשית | Notes & Review

Nahum Sarna, gen. ed. The JPS Torah Commentary: Genesis, בראשית. Jewish Publication Society, 1989. (414 pages) I’ve been wanting to write my notes and reviews on the JPS Commentaries for a while. But I’ll be honest, that is a daunting

Logos 4

We have been using this software for several years now, and we are extremely grateful for the power and accessibility of the program. With the new release (v.4), the iPhone application, and the forthcoming full release of the Mac version

Logos 4

We have been using this software for several years now, and we are extremely grateful for the power and accessibility of the program. With the new release (v.4), the iPhone application, and the forthcoming full release of the Mac version

Context of Scripture | Notes & Review

William W. Hallo, and K. Lawson Younger, Jr., eds. The Context of Scripture, volume 1: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World. Brill, 2003. ________. The Context of Scripture, volume 2: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World. Brill, 2003. ________. The

Context of Scripture | Notes & Review

William W. Hallo, and K. Lawson Younger, Jr., eds. The Context of Scripture, volume 1: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World. Brill, 2003. ________. The Context of Scripture, volume 2: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World. Brill, 2003. ________. The

Visuwords.com – Visual Dictionary/Thesaurus

Thanks to Marko for posting this. An incredible visual dictionary tool for creative development. Below is what happened when I typed in the word “power.” The linguistic connections happen in bubbles, visually. You can then double-click on those words to

Visuwords.com – Visual Dictionary/Thesaurus

Thanks to Marko for posting this. An incredible visual dictionary tool for creative development. Below is what happened when I typed in the word “power.” The linguistic connections happen in bubbles, visually. You can then double-click on those words to