...extraordinarily fine commentary...'
Robert A. Oden, Jr.,
Journal of the American Oriental Society, 1984.
The work is wide-ranging in its observation of relevant parallels, and forms a substantial contribution to scholarship in the field...'
Expository Times, 1982.
...will be of great interest to all students of ancient and Hellenistic Near East History...'
Archív Orientální, 1983.
...an important and significant contribution to the research that has made great strides in the study of Canaanite religion and culture.'
Acta Orientalia, 1984.
...a most welcome addition to knowledge and an indispensable springboard for further research.'