xiii, 310 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
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Studies on the texts of the desert of Judah ; v. 80.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -288) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note
From Bible to midrash : approaches to biblical interpretation in the Dead Sea scrolls by modern interpreters /George J. Brooke Anatomy of a scene : Noah's covenant in Genesis Apocryphon XI /Daniel K. Falk The dream visions in the Noah story of the Genesis Apocryphon and related texts /Esther Eshel Selection, election, and rejection : interpretation of Genesis in 4Q252 /Juhana Markus Saukkonen Geography and ideology in the Copper Scroll (3Q15) from Qumran /Jesper Høgenhaven The two historical layers of Pesher Habakkuk /Hanan Eshel Who are the "fools" in 4QNarrative and Poetic Composition[superscript a-c]? /Magnar Kartveit The question of scribal exegesis at Qumran /Jonathan Norton Reading the human body and discerning zodiacal spirits : a proposal for the use of physiognomics in the Dead Sea scrolls /Mladen Popović A brotherhood at Qumran? Metaphorical familial language in the Dead Sea scrolls /Jutta Jokiranta and Cecilia Wassen The reconstruction of 4QMMT : a methodological critique /Ian Werrett 4QMMT : some new readings /Hanne von Weissenberg How to reconstruct a fragmented scroll : the puzzle of 4Q422 /Torleif Elgvin A villain and the VIPs : Josephus on Judas the Galilean and the Essenes /Gunnar Haaland The songs of the sabbath sacrifice and the heavenly scene of the book of Revelation /Håkan Ulfgard.