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The Dead Sea scrolls in English
The Dead Sea scrolls in English
1998
Books
Main title:
The Dead Sea scrolls in English / [edited by] Geza Vermes.
Imprint:
London : Penguin Books, 1998.
Collation:
xix, 648 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 631-633) and index.
Contents:
I. Introduction -- A Bird's-Eye View of Fifty Years of Dead Sea Scrolls Research -- The Present State of Dead Sea Scrolls Studies -- Qumran and the New Testament -- Qumran's Greatest Novelty -- II. The Community -- App.: The Essenes and the Qumran Community -- III. The History of the Community -- IV. The Religious Ideas of the Community -- A. The Rules --B. Hymns and Poems -- C. Calendars, Liturgies and Prayers -- D. Apocalyptic Works -- E. Wisdom Literature -- F. Bible Interpretation -- G. Biblically Based Apocryphal Works -- Scroll Catalogue -- Index of Qumran Texts -- Major Editions of Qumran Manuscripts.
ISBN:
0140245014 (pbk)
Dewey class:
221.4
Language:
English
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Beaumaris LibrarySociety and Beliefs221.4 VERAvailable
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