A History of Biblical Israel - The Fate of the Tribes and Kingdoms from Merenptah to Bar Kochba - Ernst Axel Knauf

A History of Biblical Israel - The Fate of the Tribes and Kingdoms from Merenptah to Bar Kochba - Ernst Axel Knauf

9. From Ptolemy II to Antiochus III: The Bible in Greek

A History of Biblical Israel - The Fate of the Tribes and Kingdoms from Merenptah to Bar Kochba - Ernst Axel Knauf

Ernst Axel Knauf [+-]
University of Berne
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Ernst Axel Knauf is Associate Professor of the Old Testament and Biblical Studies at the University of Berne.
Philippe Guillaume [+-]
University of Berne
Philippe Guillaume is Privatdozent at the Biblical Institute of the Theological Faculty of the University of Berne. His latest monograph is Land, Credit and Crisis: Agrarian Finance in the Hebrew Bible (Sheffield: Equinox, 2012).

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The construction of Alexandria and the translation of the Torah into Greek introduce Judaism on the thriving Hellenistic scene and foster the production of Jewish literature besides the Torah

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Knauf, Axel; Guillaume, Philippe. 9. From Ptolemy II to Antiochus III: The Bible in Greek. A History of Biblical Israel - The Fate of the Tribes and Kingdoms from Merenptah to Bar Kochba. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 199-202 Oct 2016. ISBN 9781781791424. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=22640. Date accessed: 19 Oct 2019 doi: 10.1558/equinox.22640. Oct 2016

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