This book is a comprehensive reference guide and outline of Greco-Roman and Jewish and Christian history and literature for the period between 200 BCE and 260 CE. The author examines generations of scholarship in classical, biblical, historical, and religious studies. No other single text in classical or historical or religious studies provides the amount of information this text provides on Greco-Roman and Jewish and Christian history and literature. Contents: Sigla and Abbreviations; Preface; Acknowledgments; A Chronological Outline of Greco-Roman and Jewish and Christian History and Literature; General Bibliography of References; Bibliography of English Translations of Greco-Roman and Jewish and Christian Literature; Index of Persons.
...this Guide is a good place for students to get their bearings in the ancient world before journeying further...it can assist students, pastors and scholars alike.--James A. Kelhoffer, The University of Chicago "Journal Of The Evangelical Theological Society "