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This front matter section of the book Samson: Hero or Fool? The Many Faces of Samson presents the table of contents, a preface, and list of figures. The book focuses on Samson who is a peculiar character. He is the most powerful major judge of the Israelite judges and three whole chapters in the book of Judges are allocated to him. He does demonstrate many features of weakness, not the least of which is a weakness for the charms of women.

Keywords: Israelite judges; Samson



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