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Delve into the enigmatic world of the Hittites with "Understanding the Hittites: Biblical History, Archaeological Discoveries, and Etymological Clarifications." This comprehensive study bridges the gap between ancient biblical narratives and modern archaeological findings, shedding light on one of the most influential yet mysterious civilizations of the ancient Near East.


From their mention in the genealogies and stories of the patriarchs to their significant role in the conquest of Canaan, this book examines the Hittites' presence and impact in biblical accounts. Explore Abraham's interactions with Hittite leaders, uncover the legal and cultural nuances of Hittite society, and understand the theological implications of God's command to destroy them.


Each chapter integrates biblical exegesis with archaeological evidence, providing a nuanced understanding of the Hittites' socio-political structures, religious practices, and interactions with Israel. With detailed analysis and contextual clarity, this work offers valuable insights for scholars, theologians, and history enthusiasts alike.


Join the journey through history and scripture, unraveling the complexities and challenges of linking the biblical Hittites to their historical counterparts.



Product details

  • Publisher: ‎ Christian Publishing House (May 17, 2024)
  • Language: ‎ English
  • Paperback: ‎ 221 pages
  • ISBN-13: ‎ 9798325873270
  • Item Weight: ‎ 10.7 ounces
  • Dimensions: ‎ 5 x 0.5 x 8 inches



EDWARD D. ANDREWS (AS in Criminal Justice, BS in Religion, MA in Biblical Studies, and MDiv in Theology) is CEO and President of Christian Publishing House. He has authored over 220+ books. In addition, Andrews is the Chief Translator of the Updated American Standard Version (UASV).

UNDERSTANDING THE HITTITES: Biblical History, Archaeological Discoveries, and...

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