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two books of the Bible, originally a single work in the Hebrew canon (the final book of that canon), called First and Second Chronicles in the Authorized Version, and called First and Second Paralipomenon in the Septuagint and in the Vulgate.
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A particularly salient instance of material omitted from the Book of Kings but preserved in the Books of Chronicles relates to King Manasseh of Judah.
Klein cuts a cross section through the sixty-five chapters of the Books of Chronicles and asks particularly about the Chronicler's knowledge of Africa and Africans and how Africans related to and interacted with Israel in the Books of Chronicles.
It revisits the old question of the usefulness of the books of Chronicles in reconstructing Israelite history, focusing specifically on the Chronicler's account of Hezekiah's reign in 2 Chronicles 29-32.