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The Heavenly Book Motif in Judeo-Christian Apocalypses 200 Bce-200 Ce Leslie Baynes

The Heavenly Book Motif in Judeo-Christian Apocalypses 200 Bce-200 Ce

Leslie Baynes

Published November 11th 2001
ISBN : 9789004210783
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244 pages
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The first full-length analysis of the heavenly book motif in English, this study highlights a vital element of early Jewish and Christian apocalyptic literature. Through multiple intertextual readings, it demonstrates that for the ancients heavenlyMoreThe first full-length analysis of the heavenly book motif in English, this study highlights a vital element of early Jewish and Christian apocalyptic literature. Through multiple intertextual readings, it demonstrates that for the ancients heavenly writing had life or death consequences.