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  • To being possibly the books of Samuel and Kings and some of the Prophets, a part of the Psalter, and documents such as those excerpted in the book of Ezra, respecting edicts issued by Persian kings in favour of the Temple.
  • The books of Ezra and Nehemiah are of similar structure; here the sources excerpted are the Memoirs of Ezra.
  • Most probably the second group was excerpted by the editor of chaps.