Item description for Interpretations of the Flood (Themes in Biblical Narrative) by Florentino Garcia Martinez & Gerard P. Luttikhuizen...
This text opens with an analysis of the biblical flood story within its ancient Oriental context and with two essays devoted to the study of the flood in Greek literature. Several essays are devoted to the interpretation of the biblical story in diverse ancient Jewish and Christian texts - Old Testament apocrypha, Gnostic mythology, patristic and rabbinical.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6.5" Height: 10" Weight: 1.15 lbs.
Binding Library Binding
Release Date Jan 1, 1999
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004112537 ISBN13 9789004112537
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More About Florentino Garcia Martinez & Gerard P. Luttikhuizen
Florentino Garcia Martinez, a pre-eminent specialist of Qumran Studies, is Professor at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands, where he heads the Qumran Institute. He is a member of the International Team of Editors of the Dead Sea Scrolls and editorial secretary of the "Revue de Qumran" and the "Journal for the Study of Judaism." Garcia Martinez has written numerous books and articles on the Dead Sea Scrolls, including "Qumran and Apocalyptic. Studies on the Aramaic Texts of Qumran" ("Brill," Leiden 1992), "The Dead Sea Scrolls Translated: The Qumran Texts in English" ("Brill," Leiden 1994), "The People of the Dead Sea Scrolls: Their Writings, Beliefs and Practices" ("Brill," Leiden 1995), and "A Bibliography of the Finds in the Desert of Judah, 1970-95," ("Brill," Leiden 1996). Eibert J.C. Tigchelaar, Ph.D. (1994), Groningen, is Research Fellow at the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen"
Florentino Garcia Martinez has an academic affiliation as follows - Qumran Institute, University of Groningen.