What do you do when you need a quick, compact, and
convenient resource for helping you understand biblical books, people, places,
imagery, or topics? Now readers can turn to The Baker Compact Bible
Dictionary. It provides students of the Bible with quick access to the
essential information needed to read the Bible with increased understanding and
Carefully selected and abridged from The Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary, this dictionary is truly portable, yet packed with more than 1,000 clear and accurate entries that draw on up-to-date evangelical scholarship in biblical studies, archaeology, geography, history, and theology. For anyone who studies the Bible, this little dictionary will prove to be a trove of information to aid in personal study and in preparation for teaching.