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The Resource Abraham : the first historical biography, David Rosenberg

Abraham : the first historical biography, David Rosenberg

Label
Abraham : the first historical biography
Title
Abraham
Title remainder
the first historical biography
Statement of responsibility
David Rosenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 222/.11092
  • B
Index
index present
Language note
Includes author's English translation of Hebrew texts from the book of Genesis about Abraham
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Abraham : the first historical biography, David Rosenberg
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2006001687.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-321) and index
Contents
The history of Abraham -- Out of Sumer -- The original audience in Jerusalem -- What will history be now? -- A portable culture -- The meaning of journeys -- The call -- The education of Abraham -- Contracts -- The journey -- Promised Land -- The witness -- The cosmic theater in Ur and Harran -- Arranging a child -- The court of the world -- Acting out the drama -- The survivors -- The influence of the writing prophets -- Inheritance and the threat of extinction -- Death and burial
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 342 p.
Isbn
9780465070947
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006001687
Other control number
9780465070947
System control number
ocm63116993
Label
Abraham : the first historical biography, David Rosenberg
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2006001687.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-321) and index
Contents
The history of Abraham -- Out of Sumer -- The original audience in Jerusalem -- What will history be now? -- A portable culture -- The meaning of journeys -- The call -- The education of Abraham -- Contracts -- The journey -- Promised Land -- The witness -- The cosmic theater in Ur and Harran -- Arranging a child -- The court of the world -- Acting out the drama -- The survivors -- The influence of the writing prophets -- Inheritance and the threat of extinction -- Death and burial
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 342 p.
Isbn
9780465070947
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006001687
Other control number
9780465070947
System control number
ocm63116993

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