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God's library : the archaeology of the earliest Christian manuscripts

Author: Brent Nongbri
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A provocative book from a highly original scholar, challenging much of what we know about early Christian manuscripts

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brent Nongbri
ISBN: 9780300240986 0300240988
OCLC Number: 1047729257
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations, map
Contents: Cover; Halt Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Map Showing Locations in Egypt; PROLOGUE Reintroducing the Earliest Christian Manuscripts; 1. The Early Christian Book; 2. The Dating Game; 3. Finding Early Christian Books in Egypt; 4. A Discovery "Which Threw All Others in the Shade": The Beatty Biblical Papyri; 5. An Elusive Collection: The Bodmer Papyri; 6. Excavating Christian Litter and Literature at Oxyrhynchus; 7. Fabricating a Second-Century Codex of the Four Gospels; EPILOGUE The Future of Ancient Christian Books; Appendix: Christian Books from Oxyrhynchus; Notes
Responsibility: Brent Nongbri.

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Finalist for the 2019 PROSE awards, Theology and Religious Studies categoryWinner of the 2019 Ramirez Family Award for Most Significant Scholarly Book, presented by the Texas Institute of Read more...

 
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