WorldCat Identities

Allegro, John Marco 1923-

Overview
Works: 87 works in 411 publications in 8 languages and 9,595 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Controversial literature  Folklore  Pictorial works  Quotations  Commentaries  Guidebooks  Bibliography  Microform catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Originator
Classifications: BM487, 221.44
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The Dead Sea scrolls by John Marco Allegro( Book )

134 editions published between 1956 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 3,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Práce Johna M. Allegra, v současné době lektora hebrejské filologie na Manchesterské universitě, pojednává o pozoruhodných písemných památkách, které vznikly v době starozákonní a v přechodném období mezi Starým a Novýmzákonem.Kniha jistě zaujme jak historiky, tak i laiky, kteří se zajímají o nálezy a památky biblického období lidstva
The sacred mushroom and the Cross; a study of the nature and origins of Christianity within the fertility cults of the ancient Near East by John Marco Allegro( Book )

47 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where did God come from? What do the bible stories really tell us? Who or what was Jesus Christ? This book challenges everything we think we know about the nature of religion -- The ancient fertility cult at the heart of Christianity -- The living power of cultic rites and symbols -- The sacred mushroom as the emblem and embodiment of divinity -- The secret meaning of biblical myths -- The language of religion that links us to our ancestors. The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross sets out John Allegro's quest through a family tree of languages to find the truth about where Christianity came from
The treasure of the Copper scroll; the opening and decipherment of the most mysterious of the Dead Sea scrolls, a unique inventory of buried treasure by John Marco Allegro( Book )

28 editions published between 1960 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovery of two copper scrolls, the most baffling of the Dead Sea scrolls
The People of the Dead Sea Scrolls in text and pictures by John Marco Allegro by John Marco Allegro( Book )

19 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial survey showing the finding and assembling of the scroll fragments, sites, and progress of excavation, by a British scholar active in deciphering the scrolls
Qumrân cave 4 by Patrick W Skehan( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and Hebrew and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shapira affair by John Marco Allegro( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1981 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chosen people; a study of Jewish history from the time of the exile until the revolt of Bar Kocheba, sixth century B.C. to second century A.D by John Marco Allegro( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of a road by John Marco Allegro( Book )

12 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1970, John M. Allegro published The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross, arguing that the early Christians belonged to a drug cult, their sacrament consisting of hallucinogenic mushrooms. The book contained a large amount of linguistic data to support Allegro's speculations. In his follow-up book, The End of a Road, Allegro considered the philosophical ramifications of having undermined Christianity and hence, for many people, religion altogether. He argued that abandoning religion is not ta
Search in the desert by John Marco Allegro( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chosen people: a study of Jewish history from the time of the Exile until the Revolt of Bar Kocheba by John Marco Allegro( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physician, heal thyself-- by John Marco Allegro( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qumrân cave 4( Book )

11 editions published in 1968 in English and Hebrew and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All manner of men by John Marco Allegro( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost gods by John Marco Allegro( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Allegro Qumran photograph collection by John Marco Allegro( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of 1470 photographs of Allegro's associated with Khirbet Qumran and the texts discovered there, as well as those associated with some other places, such as ʻAin Feshkha, Khirbet Mird, and Wadi Murrabbaʹat. The photographs are arranged in four categories: A. Archaeology; B. Biography; C. Copper scroll; and D. Documents
Die Botschaft vom Toten Meer : Das Geheimnis d. Schriftrollen by John Marco Allegro( Book )

8 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in German and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minor prophets by Hermann Lichtenberger( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Qumran cave 4( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qumran cave 4 by Joseph M Baumgarten( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qumran cave 4 by John Marco Allegro( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1995 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Allegro, John.

Allegro, John 1923-

Allegro, John 1923-1988

Allegro, John M.

Allegro, John M. 1923-

Allegro, John M. 1923-1988

Allegro, John M. (John Marco), 1923-

Allegro, John M. (John Marco), 1923-1988

Аллегро, Джон Марко 1923-

Languages
English (291)

German (14)

Spanish (8)

French (7)

Swedish (4)

Hebrew (4)

Dutch (2)

Czech (2)

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The sacred mushroom and the Cross; a study of the nature and origins of Christianity within the fertility cults of the ancient Near EastQumrân cave 4Physician, heal thyself--Qumrân cave 4Minor prophetsQumran cave 4Qumran cave 4Qumran cave 4