Simplified Summary of the Old Testament Revised and Expanded 2nd edition A quick-reference study tool, this 150-page booklet summarizes the unifying theme of the Old Testament - God's patient development of a relationship with mankind - while detailing the chronology of its history. Every major character and event in the Old Testament is shown in its historical setting, in a visually simple format that is easy to process. Side-by-side display of the Divided Kingdom clarifies the chronology of Judah and Israel, with the prophets placed in their proper timeframe. Background data such as information on pagan deities and rulers of world empires helps to put Biblical accounts in their context. A comprehensive index of Biblical characters helps you quickly access specific accounts. Each section includes space for personal notes so you can document your own study. Supported by detailed historical research, yet simplified for rapid reference, this booklet puts all the most important data of the Old Testament at your fingertips. The 5 ½" x 8 ½" spiral-bound format can easily be slipped into your Bible cover for reference during studies away from home.