Philippe Wajdenbaum's Argonauts of the Desert: Structural Analysis of the Hebrew PDF

By Philippe Wajdenbaum

'Argonauts of the wasteland' provides a progressive new remark at the Bible and its origins, arguing that almost all biblical tales and legislation have been encouraged through Greek literature. From Genesis to Kings, the books of the Bible can have been written by means of a unmarried writer, a Hellenized Judean student who used Plato's perfect country within the legislation as a main resource. As such, biblical Israel is a game of that twelve tribes country and the tales surrounding the start, existence and loss of life of that country have been encouraged via Greek epics. each one bankruptcy provides the biblical fabric and compares this to the Greek or Roman equivalents, discussing similarities and differences.

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