From Adapa to Enoch : scribal culture and religious vision in Judea and Babylon

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Full title: From Adapa to Enoch : scribal culture and religious vision in Judea and Babylon / Seth L. Sanders.
Main author: Sanders, Seth L., (Author)
Format: Book           


Summary: Book jacket: What was the relationship between ancient scribes' religious visions and their creativity? During the first millenium BCE both Babylonian and Judean scribes wrote about and emulated their heroes Adapa and Enoch. Seth L. Sanders offers the first comprehensive study of their scribal ideologies and the historical connections between them.
Language: English
Published: Tübingen, Germany : Mohr Siebeck, [2017]
Classmark: QDB299.21 /527161
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Series: Texte und Studien zum antiken Judentum ; 167.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-269) and index.
ISBN: 9783161544569
3161544560
ISSN: 0721-8753 ;