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Wisdom, politics, and historiography

Amram Tropper

Wisdom, politics, and historiography

Tractate Avot in the context of the Graeco-Roman Near East

by Amram Tropper

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mishnah. -- Avot -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity.,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.,
  • Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Judaism -- History -- Talmudic period, 10-425.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmram Tropper.
    SeriesOxford Oriental monographs
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 380 p. ;
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22581575M
    ISBN 10019926712X

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