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The Resource The invention of religion : faith and covenant in the book of Exodus, Jan Assmann ; translated by Robert Savage

The invention of religion : faith and covenant in the book of Exodus, Jan Assmann ; translated by Robert Savage

Label
The invention of religion : faith and covenant in the book of Exodus
Title
The invention of religion
Title remainder
faith and covenant in the book of Exodus
Statement of responsibility
Jan Assmann ; translated by Robert Savage
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
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Assmann, Jan
Dewey number
222/.1206
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BS1245.52
  • BS1245.52
  • BS1199.E93
LC item number
  • .A8813 2018
  • .A88 2018
  • A88 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Savage, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moses
  • Exodus, The
  • Israelites crossing the Red Sea (Biblical event)
  • Jews
Target audience
adult
Label
The invention of religion : faith and covenant in the book of Exodus, Jan Assmann ; translated by Robert Savage
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Exodus, die Revolution der alten Welt
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Theme and structure of the book of Exodus -- The historical background: event and remembrance -- Textual history and the history of meaning -- The tribulations of the Israelites and the birth of the Savior -- God reveals his name: Moses at the burning bush -- Signs and wonders: God reveals his powerThe calling of the people -- Treaty and law -- Resistance: Moses and the violent fate of the prophets -- The institutionalization of divine presence
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 392 pages
Isbn
9780691157085
Lccn
2017963671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1163500
  • (OCoLC)on1005122528
  • 1318025
Label
The invention of religion : faith and covenant in the book of Exodus, Jan Assmann ; translated by Robert Savage
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Exodus, die Revolution der alten Welt
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Theme and structure of the book of Exodus -- The historical background: event and remembrance -- Textual history and the history of meaning -- The tribulations of the Israelites and the birth of the Savior -- God reveals his name: Moses at the burning bush -- Signs and wonders: God reveals his powerThe calling of the people -- Treaty and law -- Resistance: Moses and the violent fate of the prophets -- The institutionalization of divine presence
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 392 pages
Isbn
9780691157085
Lccn
2017963671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1163500
  • (OCoLC)on1005122528
  • 1318025

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