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The articles below were hand-selected by the Biblical Archaeology Review editors especially for members of the BAS Library.

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Don’t Rush to Judgment

BAR 30:02, Mar/Apr 2004
By David Noel Freedman

Caution: Bible Critic at Work

BR 15:01, Feb 1999
By David Noel Freedman

“House of David” Is There!

BAR 21:02, Mar/Apr 1995
By David Noel Freedman and Jeffrey C. Geoghegan

Did God Play a Dirty Trick on Jonah at the End?

BR 6:04, Aug 1990
By David Noel Freedman

The Nine Commandments

BR 5:06, Dec 1989
By David Noel Freedman

Is It Possible to Understand the Book of Job?

BR 4:02, Apr 1988
By David Noel Freedman

Who Asks (or Tells) God to Repent?

BR 1:04, Fall 1985
By David Noel Freedman

But Did King David Invent Musical Instruments?

BR 1:02, Spring 1985
By David Noel Freedman

What the Ass and the Ox Know—But the Scholars Don’t

BR 1:01, Winter 1985
By David Noel Freedman