Download PDF by Lawrence M. Wills: Ancient Jewish Novels: An Anthology (AAR Cultural Criticism

By Lawrence M. Wills

This quantity brings jointly for the 1st time the entire old Jewish novels and fragments of novels. Written at concerning the comparable time because the lifeless Sea Scrolls and the recent testomony, yet sooner than the interval of Rabbinic Judaism, those texts display the ambiguities and conflicts encountered by means of Jews during this period.

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