This book provides an entree into the vast and fascinating field of biblical figures in extra-biblical literature. Aimed at both specialists and general readers, the book contains thirteen essays on individual biblical characters, chosen for the rich diversity of traditions that have grown up around them. Each essay is written by a specialist in the field. In addition to offering a general treatment of how the figure is portrayed in a given tradition or traditions, each essay includes a comprehensive, annotated bibliography, making this work a valuable reference tool.
|Titel||Biblical Figures Outside the Bible|
|Auteur||Michael E. Stone|
|Uitgever||Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.|
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