European Association of Biblical Studies Virtual Exhibit

We were sorry not to meet you this year at the European Association of Biblical Studies Book Exhibit. However, we would still like to introduce you to some of our new titles, many of which are also available as e-books! Please browse and follow the links to shop!

Have a project you'd like to discuss? Contact Acquisitions Editor .

Due to continued state, local, and university precautions, it may take longer than normal to process and ship orders placed via our website or by phone. We ask that you be patient and know that your order will be processed and shipped as soon as we are able to do so. (For more information on PSU Press's response to COVID-19, click here.)

Check out our PSU Press books in Religious Studies here!

Use coupon code NR18 for 40% off!

 

Divine Doppelgängers

YHWH’s Ancient Look-Alikes

Edited by Collin Cornell

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-744-5

280 pages
6" × 9"
8 b&w illustrations
2020

From Mari to Jerusalem and Back

Assyriological and Biblical Studies in Honor of Jack Murad Sasson

Edited by Annalisa Azzoni, Alexandra Kleinerman, Douglas A. Knight, and David I. Owen

536 pages
7" × 10"
25 b&w illustrations
2020

New Horizons in the Study of the Early Bronze III and Early Bronze IV of the Levant

Edited by Suzanne Richard

480 pages
8.5" × 11"
224 b&w illustrations
2020

Textbook of Aramaic Ostraca from Idumea, volume 4

Bezalel Porten and Ada Yardeni

570 pages
8.5" × 11"
377 color illustrations
2020

Numayra

Excavations at the Early Bronze Age Townsite in Jordan, 1977–1983

Meredith S. Chesson, R. Thomas Schaub, and Walter E. Rast

972 pages
8.5" × 11"
11 color/558 b&w illustrations
2020

Reports of the Expedition to the Dead Sea Plain

Middle Babylonian Texts in the Cornell Collections, Part 2

The Earlier Kings

Elena Devecchi

420 pages
8.5" × 11"
73 b&w illustrations
2020

CUSAS: Cornell University Studies in Assyriology and Sumerology

New Directions in the Study of Ancient Geography

Edited by Duane W. Roller

208 pages
6" × 9"
6 b&w illustrations
2020
Distributed by Penn State University Press for Association of Ancient Historians

Publications of the Association of Ancient Historians

An Introduction to Akkadian Literature

Contexts and Content

Alan Lenzi

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-729-2

Also available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

264 pages
6" × 9"
21 b&w illustrations
2019

Non-Semitic Loanwords in the Hebrew Bible

A Lexicon of Language Contact

Benjamin J. Noonan

$149.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-774-2

Also available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

548 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Linguistic Studies in Ancient West Semitic

The Morphophonological Development of the Classical Aramaic Verb

Joseph L. Malone

$124.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-975-3

Also available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

688 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Linguistic Studies in Ancient West Semitic

Judging the Judges

A Narrative Appraisal Analysis

Mary L. Conway

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-724-7

392 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Linguistic Studies in Ancient West Semitic

A New Look at Atonement in Leviticus

The Meaning and Purpose of Kipper Revisited

James A. Greenberg

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-976-0

Also available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

224 pages
6" × 9"
15 b&w illustrations
2019

Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplement

Baal, St. George, and Khidr

A Study of the Historical Geography of the Levant

Robert D. Miller II

$74.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-989-0

Also available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

104 pages
6" × 9"
17 b&w illustrations/3 maps
2019

History, Archaeology, and Culture of the Levant

Son of God

Divine Sonship in Jewish and Christian Antiquity

Edited by Garrick V. Allen, Kai Akagi, Paul Sloan, and Madhavi Nevader

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

296 pages
6" × 9"
2019

A Concise History of Ancient Israel

From the Beginnings Through the Hellenistic Era

Bernd U. Schipper, Translated by Michael Lesley

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-732-2

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

184 pages
6" × 9"
11 b&w illustrations
2019

Critical Studies in the Hebrew Bible

Fault, Responsibility, and Administrative Law in Late Babylonian Legal Texts

F. Rachel Magdalene, Cornelia Wunsch, and Bruce Wells

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

744 pages
7" × 10"
51 b&w illustrations
2019

Mesopotamian Civilizations

The Law’s Universal Condemning and Enslaving Power

Reading Paul, the Old Testament, and Second Temple Jewish Literature

Bryan Blazosky

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

248 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplement

Signs of Continuity

The Function of Miracles in Jesus and Paul

Greg Rhodea

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

192 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplement

Life and Mortality in Ugaritic

A Lexical and Literary Study

Matthew McAffee

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple

392 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Explorations in Ancient Near Eastern Civilizations

Harlot or Holy Woman?

A Study of Hebrew Qedešah

Phyllis A. Bird

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

512 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Sumerian Literary Texts in the Schøyen Collection

Volume 1: Literary Sources on Old Babylonian Religion

Christopher Metcalf

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

168 pages
8.5" × 11"
54 b&w illustrations
2019

CUSAS: Cornell University Studies in Assyriology and Sumerology

Old Babylonian Texts in the Schøyen Collection, Part Two

School Letters, Model Contracts, and Related Texts

A. R. George and Gabriella Spada

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

248 pages
8.5" × 11"
64 b&w illustrations
2019

CUSAS: Cornell University Studies in Assyriology and Sumerology

Tell el-Borg II

Excavations in North Sinai

Edited by James K. Hoffmeier

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

456 pages
8.5" × 11"
574 b&w illustrations
2019

Neo-Assyrian Sources in Context

Thematic Studies of Texts, History, and Culture

Shigeo Yamada

288 pages
6.93" × 9.85"
2019
Distributed by Penn State University Press for Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project

State Archives of Assyria Studies

Distant Impressions

The Senses in the Ancient Near East

Edited by Ainsley Hawthorn and Anne-Caroline Rendu Loisel

224 pages
7" × 10"
59 b&w illustrations
2019

Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale

A Corpus of Ammonite Inscriptions

Walter E. Aufrecht

648 pages
7" × 10"
2019
Second Edition

Mythopoeïa

ou l’art de forger les « mythes » dans l’« aire culturelle » syro-mésopotamienne, méditerranéenne et indo-européenne

Jérôme Pace

376 pages
6.93" × 9.85 in"
2019
Distributed by Penn State University Press for Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project

State Archives of Assyria Studies

Death and Divine Judgment in Ecclesiastes

Kumiko Takeuchi

256 pages
6" × 9"
2 b&w illustrations
2019

Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplement

You Shall Know that I Am Yahweh

An Inner-Biblical Interpretation of Ezekiel’s Recognition Formula

John F. Evans

Writing Neo-Assyrian History

Sources, Problems, and Approaches

Edited by Giovanni Battista Lanfranchi, Raija Mattila, and Robert Rollinger

568 pages
6.93" × 9.85"
36 b&w illustrations/4 maps
2019
Distributed by Penn State University Press for Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project

State Archives of Assyria Studies

A Glossary of Old Syrian

Volume 1: ʔ – ḳ

Joaquin Sanmartín

480 pages
7" × 10"
2019

Languages of the Ancient Near East

Ruled Reading and Biblical Criticism

Matthew T. Bell

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-995-1

216 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Journal of Theological Interpretation Supplements

Cuneiform Texts from the Folios of W. G. Lambert, Part One

Edited by A. R. George, and Junko Taniguchi

232 pages
8.5" × 11"
187 b&w illustrations
2019

Mesopotamian Civilizations

Tablets from the Irisaĝrig Archive

Marcel Sigrist and Tohru Ozaki

Ashkelon 8

The Islamic and Crusader Periods

Tracy Hoffman

800 pages
8.5" × 11"
1110 color/191 b&w illustrations
2019

Final Reports of The Leon Levy Expedition to Ashkelon

The Dragon, the Mountain, and the Nations

An Old Testament Myth, Its Origins, and Its Afterlives

Robert D. Miller II

$64.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-479-6

408 pages
6" × 9"
12 b&w illustrations
2018

Explorations in Ancient Near Eastern Civilizations

The Southern Levant under Assyrian Domination

Edited by Shawn Zelig Aster and Avraham Faust

$64.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-797-1

272 pages
7" × 10"
27 b&w illustrations
2018

Bearing Yhwh’s Name at Sinai

A Reexamination of the Name Command of the Decalogue

Carmen Joy Imes

$64.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-772-8

248 pages
6" × 9"
2018

Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplement

Textbook of Aramaic Ostraca from Idumea, volume 3

Bezalel Porten and Ada Yardeni

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

720 pages
8.5" × 11"
488 color illustrations
2018

“I Will Walk Among You”

The Rhetorical Function of Allusion to Genesis 1–3 in the Book of Leviticus

G. Geoffrey Harper

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

312 pages
6" × 9"
2018

Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplement

Lahav VII: Ethnoarchaeology in the Tell Halif Environs

Excavations in Site 1, Complex A, 1976–1979

Joe D. Seger and Karen Seger

Available as an e-book
Kobo
Nook
Apple
Kindle

232 pages
8.5" × 11"
174 b&w illustrations
2018

Lahav: Reports of the Lahav Research Project / Excavations at Tell Halif, Israel

The Royal Inscriptions of Ashurbanipal (668-631 BC), Assur-etal-ilani (630-627 BC), and Sin-sarra-iskun (626-612 BC), Kings of Assyria

Part I

Jamie Novotny and Joshua Jeffers

Enemies and Friends of the State

Ancient Prophecy in Context

Edited by Christopher A. Rollston

624 pages
6" × 9"
6 b&w illustrations
2018

Studying Gender in the Ancient Near East

Edited by Saana Svärd and Agnès Garcia-Ventura

520 pages
7" × 10"
68 b&w illustrations
2018

Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale

Cuneiform in Canaan

The Next Generation

Wayne Horowitz, Takayoshi Oshima, and Seth Sanders

264 pages
7" × 10"
180 b&w illustrations
2018
Second Edition

Middle Egyptian

Peter Beylage

864 pages
7" × 10"
2018

Languages of the Ancient Near East

CUSAS 36

Old Babylonian Texts in the Schøyen Collection Part One: Selected Letters

Andrew R. George

The Cultural and Religious Creativity of Ancient Israel

The Collected Essays of George E. Mendenhall

Edited by Gary Herion and H. B. Huffmon

656 pages
6" × 9"
3 b&w illustrations
2018

Sepphoris III

The Architecture, Stratigraphy, and Artifacts of the Western Summit of Sepphoris

Eric M. Meyers, Carol L. Meyers, and Benjamin D. Gordon

1016 pages
8.5" × 11"
41 color/440 b&w illustrations
2018

Sepphoris Excavation Reports

Ashkelon 6

The Middle Bronze Age Ramparts and Gates of the North Slope and Later Fortifications

Edited by Lawrence E. Stager, J. David Schloen, and Ross J. Voss

Assyria

The Imperial Mission

Mario Liverani

344 pages
7" × 10"
2017

Mesopotamian Civilizations

Rethinking Israel

Studies in the History and Archaeology of Ancient Israel in Honor of Israel Finkelstein

Edited by Oded Lipschits, Yuval Gadot, and Matthew J. Adams

520 pages
7" × 10"
2017

A Grammar of the Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts, Vol. I: Unis

James P. Allen

472 pages
7" × 10"
2017

Languages of the Ancient Near East

Babylonia, the Gulf Region, and the Indus

Archaeological and Textual Evidence for Contact in the Third and Early Second Millennia B.C.

Steffen Laursen and Piotr Steinkeller

152 pages
8.5" × 11"
2017

Mesopotamian Civilizations

Private and State in the Ancient Near East

Proceedings of the 58th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale at Leiden, 16–20 July 2012

Edited by R. De Boer and J. G. Dercksen

Alterity in Ancient Assyrian Propaganda

Matthias Karlsson

143 pages
6.9" × 9.65"
2017
Distributed by Penn State University Press for Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project

State Archives of Assyria Studies

Fortune and Misfortune in the Ancient Near East

Proceedings of the 60th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale Warsaw, 21–25 July 2014

Edited by Olga Drewnowska and Małgorzata Sandowicz

The Prosopography of the Neo-Assyrian Empire, Volume 4, Part 1

Neo-Assyrian Specialists: Crafts, Offices, and Other Professional Designations

Heather Baker

416 pages
2016
Distributed by Penn State University Press for Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project

Prosopography of the Neo-Assyrian Empire

From the Mari Archives

An Anthology of Old Babylonian Letters

Jack M. Sasson

$74.50 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-1-57506-830-5

478 pages
7" × 10"
2015

CUSAS 28

Documents of Judean Exiles and West Semites in Babylonia in the Collection of David Sofer

Laurie E. Pearce, and Cornelia Wunsch

480 pages
8.5" × 11"
108 b&w illustrations
2014

CUSAS: Cornell University Studies in Assyriology and Sumerology

Mailing List

Subscribe to our mailing list and be notified about new titles, journals, and catalogs.

 
Catalog

THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
820 N. University Dr. USB 1, Suite C
University Park, PA 16802-1003