Noah and His Book(s) by Michael E. Stone; Aryeh Amihay; Vered Hillel (editors) PDF

By Michael E. Stone; Aryeh Amihay; Vered Hillel (editors)

ISBN-10: 1589834887

ISBN-13: 9781589834880

In a suite of unique essays, this e-book bargains new insights at the query of the misplaced ebook of Noah, in addition to reports of Noah's determine in postbiblical literature. It specializes in historical Jewish literature, together with the Septuagint, the Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha, the useless Sea Scrolls, Philo, Josephus, and rabbinic literature, yet Christian resources, in particular Christian iconography, gnostic literature, and Syriac fabric, in addition to later resources akin to the Qur'an and Jewish medieval traditions, also are consulted. The participants are Michael E. Stone, Vered Hillel, Aryeh Amihay, Michael Tuval, Daniel Machiela, Claire Pfann, Esther Eshel, Jeremy Penner, Rebecca Scharbach, Benjamin G. Wright III, Nadav Sharon and Moshe Tishel, Albert Geljon, Sergey Minov, Erica Martin, and Ruth Clements.

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