Conquering the World: The War Scroll (1QM) Reconsidered

Conquering the World: The War Scroll (1QM) Reconsidered

by Brian Schultz
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004168206

ISBN-13: 9789004168206

Pub. Date: 03/16/2009

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This re-examination of the War Scroll (1QM) suggests it is a Hellenistic composition describing an eschatological, two-stage, conquest of the world, subsequently updated in order to fit the new historical realities faced by the Qumran sectarians under Roman rule.  See more details below

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This re-examination of the War Scroll (1QM) suggests it is a Hellenistic composition describing an eschatological, two-stage, conquest of the world, subsequently updated in order to fit the new historical realities faced by the Qumran sectarians under Roman rule.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004168206
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/16/2009
Series:
Studies on the Texts of the Desert of Judah Series, #76
Pages:
458
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.30(d)

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