-- Exploring the Literary Structure of the Old Testament The Old Testament Story is designed for readers with little or no knowledge of the Old Testament. It provides complete background detail as it follows the story told by the Old Testament/Hebrew Bible. In addition, it examines the separate biblical books and illustrates their literary structure. Teaching and Learning Experience Improve Critical Thinking - The Old Testament Story's background details provide students with sufficient information so that they can examine the Old Testament within context. Engage Students - The Old Testament Story's readable presentation draws students into the material. Support Instructors - Teaching your course just got easier! You can create a Customized Text or use our Instructor's Manual, or PowerPoint Presentation Slides. Plus, The Old Testament Story provides two levels of structure that will allow your students to analyze all 39 books of the Protestant Christian Old Testament/Hebrew Bible.