days and ways Jerome Biblical Commentary (Geoffrey Chapman, £42.50) A CATHOLIC commentary on the bible with additional material on archaeology, geography, history etc.
Handbook of Life in Bible Times (Lion, 12.95). A comprehensive look at industry, warfare, religion, food, culture and other aspects of life of people in Biblical times, with a great many illustrations.
Illustrated Bible Dictionary (Harper & Rowe, £49.50) Everything from Aaron to Zuzim is covered in this threevolume set based on the R.S.V. translation of the Bible.
Encyclopedia of the Bible (Ivp, £13.95). People, places,
life and times are covered in this well illustrated handbook.
Cruden's Concordance (1vp„. £3.95). A concordance which is still very popular after nearly 300 years.
Strong's Concordance (SCM, £9.95) Another old favourite.
Life of the Early Church & Jesus and the Four Gospels by John Drane (SCM, £6.95) Illustrated documenaries, clearly set out and very readable.
Winston Commentary on the Gospels by Michael Fallon (Carrel, £8.95). A simple and clear explanation of the Gospels, based on careful Scripture scholarship,