Hebrew Bible and Ancient Versions

Hebrew Bible and Ancient Versions

Robert Gordon gathers together his most important essays on the Old Testament and on the ancient versions, adding an introduction which gives background comment and reflections on each essay. The Old Testament essays are divided into three groups: The Narrative Tradition', 'Prophecy from East to West', and 'Across, Behind and Beyond the Text'. The essays on the ancient versions are divided into two sections: 'The Text and the Versions' and 'The Targums, Chiefly to the Prophets'.

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Hebrew Bible and Ancient Versions
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Professor Robert P Gordon
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

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Pages: 470
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Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-08-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

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Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Hector M. Patmore
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-17 - Publisher: BRILL

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Pages: 310
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Categories: Religion
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Language: en
Pages: 472
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Categories: Religion
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Language: en
Pages: 180
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Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-07 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

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Language: en
Pages: 106
Authors: Alexander Sperber
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-18 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

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Language: en
Pages: 452
Authors: Andrew W. Litke
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-19 - Publisher: BRILL

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Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Michael Thomas Davis
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-28 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

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