New PDF release: Jewish Wisdom in the Hellenistic Age (1997) (The Old

By John J. Collins

ISBN-10: 0664221092

ISBN-13: 9780664221096

ISBN-10: 0664238424

ISBN-13: 9780664238421

Jewish knowledge flourished lower than Hellenism within the books of Ben Sira and the knowledge of Solomon, in addition to in a lately stumbled on sapiential textual content from Qumran. during this e-book, now on hand as a casebound, the world over identified writer John Collins provides a compelling description and research of those 3 texts and their carrying on with knowledge traditions.

The previous testomony Library presents clean and authoritative remedies of vital features of outdated testomony research via commentaries and basic surveys. The individuals are students of overseas standing.

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