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Reading the Book : making the Bible a timeless text

Author: Burton L Visotzky
Publisher: New York : Schocken Books, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Schocken edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Burton L Visotzky
ISBN: 0805210725 9780805210729
OCLC Number: 34553574
Notes: Originally published: 1st Anchor Books ed. New York: Anchor Books, 1991. With new foreword.
Description: xii, 240 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: "Princess Di delivers two-headed monster": scripture and its interpretation --
God dictates, Moses composes --
Rabbis as readers --
Father Abraham, teacher of faith --
Binding Isaac --
Jacob and sons --
Joseph's bones --
Dying --
Siblings --
Adam and Eve back together again --
The architecture of the universe --
Reading the book.
Responsibility: Burton L. Visotzky.
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