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Guide Info

BIB 101: The Pentateuch explores the five books of Moses as the foundational text of the Old and New Testaments.  This guide is designed to help you get started with research related to this and related courses.  

The resources on this guide are just a sampling of the many resources that the Masland Library has available.

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If you want to just browse the Masland Library Shelves for books related to The Pentateuch use the call number ranges below. 

  Call Number Range
The Bible BS1 - 2970
Old Testament BS701 - 1830
History of Asia DS1 - 937
The Islamic World DS35/3 - 35.77
Arab Countries DS36 - 39.2
Middle East,
Southwestern Asia,
Ancient Orient, Arab East, Near East
DS41 -66
Iraq (Assyria, Babylonia, Mesopotamia) DS67 - 79.9
Israel (Palestine) The Jews DS101 - 151
Iran (Persia) DS251 - 326
The History of Africa DT1 - 3415
Egypt DT43 - 154

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