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Halley's Bible Handbook was born out of the conviction of Henry H. Halley that everyone ought to read the Bible daily. From its first edition, a small give-away booklet of 16 pages, it has grown into an 864-page "almanac" of biblical information, used regularly by hundreds of thousands of laymen, teachers, and ministers.
"...It is not designed as a text book, but rather as a handy brief manual, of popular nature, for the average Bible reader who has few or no commentaries on the Bible. However, many Bible classes use it; and many accomplished Bible scholars, possessors of large libraries, have been most cordial in acknowledging its helpfulness. Its usefulness may be enhanced by looking through it a good deal, so as to become familiar in a general way with its contents... ...it is certainly as readable as the average newspaper... ...In the main, it is a book of FACTS, Biblical and historical. I have sought to avoid featuring my own opinions on controversial subjects..."