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Author Kvanvig, Helge S., 1948-
Title Primeval history : Babylonian, biblical, and Enochic : an intertextual reading / by Helge S. Kvanvig.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.

Author Kvanvig, Helge S., 1948-
Series Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ; v. 149
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ; v. 149.
Subject Atrahasis (Old Babylonian epic)
Bible. Genesis -- History of Biblical events.
Ethiopic book of Enoch VI-XXXVI -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Assyro-Babylonian literature -- History and criticism.
Creation -- Comparative studies.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 610 pages).
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; Primeval History; Babylonian, Biblical, and Enochic; Part One Mesopotamian Primeval Traditions; Chapter One The Epic of Atrahasis; Chapter Two Primeval Lists and Stories; Chapter Three The Traditions of the Apkallus; Chapter Four The Poem of Erra and the Disruption of Cosmic Stability; Chapter Five Concluding Remarks; Part Two The Primeval History in Genesis; Chapter One The Sources of the Primeval History; Chapter Two The Overall Composition of Genesis; Chapter Three The Theology of the Priestly Source.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789004196124 (electronic bk.)
9004196129 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 727944800
Additional Format Print version: Kvanvig, Helge S., 1948- Primeval history. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011 9789004163805 (DLC) 2010053917 (OCoLC)696318477

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