Download e-book for iPad: Ancient Jewish Novels: An Anthology (AAR Cultural Criticism by Lawrence M. Wills

By Lawrence M. Wills

This quantity brings jointly for the 1st time the entire historic Jewish novels and fragments of novels. Written at in regards to the related time because the lifeless Sea Scrolls and the hot testomony, yet earlier 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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