Genesis

Genesis

by Claus Westermann, David E. Green
     
 

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The abridged version of Westermann's classic three-volume work on Genesis.

This work presents a magisterial commentary in a condensed and more poluar form. Included are a fresh translation of Genesis, the philological reasoning behind the translation, an examination of the historical background of the original text, a survey of all that has been written about

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The abridged version of Westermann's classic three-volume work on Genesis.

This work presents a magisterial commentary in a condensed and more poluar form. Included are a fresh translation of Genesis, the philological reasoning behind the translation, an examination of the historical background of the original text, a survey of all that has been written about Genesis (together with full references) and a consideration of the problems and questions the text of Genesis raises for today.

Claus Westermann is Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at the University of Heidelberg.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780567291608
Publisher:
Continuum International Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/28/1995
Series:
Commentary on Genesis Series
Edition description:
Abridged
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
5.28(w) x 8.16(h) x 0.70(d)

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