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By Philippe Wajdenbaum

ISBN-10: 1845539249

ISBN-13: 9781845539245

'Argonauts of the barren region' offers a progressive new observation 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 could have been written through a unmarried writer, a Hellenized Judean student who used Plato's excellent nation within the legislation as a main resource. As such, biblical Israel is a sport of that twelve tribes nation and the tales surrounding the beginning, lifestyles and loss of life of that kingdom have been encouraged by way of Greek epics. every one bankruptcy offers the biblical fabric and compares this to the Greek or Roman equivalents, discussing similarities and differences.

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