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The Bible as literature : an introduction / John B. Gabel and Charles B. Wheeler.

Gabel, John B. (Author). Wheeler, Charles B. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0195039939
  • ISBN: 9780195039931
  • ISBN: 0195039947 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780195039948 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 278 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1986.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographies and index.
The Bible as literature -- Literary forms and strategies in the Bible -- The Bible and history -- The Physical setting of the Bible -- The Formation of the canon -- The Composition of the Pentateuch -- The Prophetic writings -- The Wisdom literature -- The Apocalyptic literature -- The Intertestamental period -- Apocrypha and pseudogripha: the outside books -- The Gospels -- Acts and letters -- Translating the Bible -- The Religious use and interpretation of the Bible -- Appendix: The name of Israel's God.
Subject: Bibel.
Bible as literature > Textbooks.
Bible (Littérature)
Literaire structuur.
((Das)) Dichterische.

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