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By George W. E. Nickelsburg

during this totally revised and increased version, Nickelsburg introduces the reader to the wide diversity of Jewish literature that's not a part of both the Bible or the normal rabbinic works. This comprises in particular the "Apocrypha" (such as "1 Maccabees"), the "Pseudepigrapha" (such as "1 Enoch"), the "Dead Sea Scrolls", the works of Josephus, and the works of Philo. This re-creation additionally has an drastically worthy CD-ROM, together with biblical quotation links to the NRSV, net hyperlinks to fundamental files, bankruptcy summaries, dialogue questions, and approximately a hundred photographs of comparable websites and artefacts.

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