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Septuagint research; issues and challenges in the study of the Greek Jewish scriptures.

9789004146754

Septuagint research; issues and challenges in the study of the Greek Jewish scriptures.

Ed. by Wolfgang Kraus and R. Glenn Wooden.

Brill Academic Publishers

2006

414 pages

$194.00

Hardcover

Society of Biblical literature Septuagint and cognate studies; 53

BS744

A small group of North American and German scholars, mostly from among the translators associated with The New English Translation of the Septuagint, gathered in September 2002 in Bangor, Maine to talk shop. The 22 essays that emerged from that conference discuss the Septuagint as translation and/or interpretation, issues concerning individual books, comprehensive issues and problems concerning several books, and the receptive history of the Septuagint in early Judaism and Christianity.

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