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Ancient Israel--myths and legends

Author: A S Rappoport
Publisher: New York : Bonanza Books : Distributed by Crown Publishers, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Ancient Israel: Myths and Legends Angelo S. Rappoport discusses and explains the fascinating early beliefs of the Jewish people. The first section discusses the Jewish myths that deal with the origin of the world, angels and demons, paradise and hell, the creation of Adam and Eve, and legends related to the patriarchs Abraham and Isaac. The second section discusses in greater depth the legends concerning the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Legends
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A S Rappoport
ISBN: 0517632195 9780517632192
OCLC Number: 14905707
Notes: Previously published in 3 v. as: Myth and legend of ancient Israel.
Description: 3 volumes in 1 : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Myth and legend of ancient Israel
Responsibility: Angelo S. Rappoport ; with illustrations by J.H. Amshewitz.

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In Ancient Israel: Myths and Legends Angelo S. Rappoport discusses and explains the fascinating early beliefs of the Jewish people. The first section discusses the Jewish myths that deal with the origin of the world, angels and demons, paradise and hell, the creation of Adam and Eve, and legends related to the patriarchs Abraham and Isaac. The second section discusses in greater depth the legends concerning the patriarchs, prophets and priests, the friends and favorites of God; and explores Biblical personages such as Jacob, Joseph, Moses, and Aaron. The third section focuses on the first three kings of Israel Saul, David and Solomon. Also discussed are the Prophet Elijah and Queen Esther, other important figures in Jewish legend.

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