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Title:
Numbers 21-36 : a new translation with introduction and commentary
Author:
Levine, Baruch A.
Uniform Title:
Bible. Numbers XXI-XXXVI. English. Levine. 2000.
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Doubleday, 2000.
Physical Description:
xxii, 614 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780385412568
Format :
Book

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Central Library BS192.2.A1 1964 G3 V.4A Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

World-renowned Bible scholar Levine unravels the complexity and confusing details of Numbers. His lucid translation opens the door for modern readers to understand and appreciate the richness of this intriguing book. He examines the route of the wilderness wanderings, the ancient Near Eastern context of the laws, the social organization of early Isreal, and the meaning of this biblical book for the contemporary world.


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