Discoveries in the Judaean Desert by Magen Broshi
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Discoveries in the Judaean Desert
By Magen Broshi

Discoveries in the Judaean Desert

Parabiblical Texts Part 2

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Discoveries in the Judaean Desert by Magen Broshi

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This volume contains a collection of compositions from cave 4 at Qumran written during the Second Temple period, and linked to the Hebrew Bible through text, characters, themes, or genre. Some of these compositions present a reworking, rewriting or paraphrase of biblical books. In this collection, Tobit was previously known, forming a part of the Apocrypha. The additional documents published here include List of False Prophets and List of Netinim, Admonition on the Flood, Discourse on the Exodus/Conquest Tradition, Apocryphon of Moses and Apocryphon of Jeremiah, Pseudo-Ezekiel, Exposition on the Patriarchs, A Text Mentioning Zedekiah, and Narratives. All these documents greatly enhance our understanding of biblical interpretation during the Second Temple period and of the phenomenon of pseudepigraphy (writing in the name of a well-known biblical or religious character) so prevalent in antiquity.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780198263890
ISBN-10: 0198263899
Format: Hardback
(321mm x 241mm x 26mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Clarendon Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 28-Mar-1996
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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