From Mesopotamia to modernity : ten introductions to Jewish history and literature / edited by Burton L. Visotzky and David E. Fishman.

From Mesopotamia to Modernity is a one volume introduction to both Jewish history and literature from its earliest times up to the present. Leading experts in each field of Jewish history and literature contribute original and comprehensive essays introducing their subjects. Beginning readers will l...

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Other Authors: Visotzky, Burton L., Fishman, David E., 1957-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1999.
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Summary:From Mesopotamia to Modernity is a one volume introduction to both Jewish history and literature from its earliest times up to the present. Leading experts in each field of Jewish history and literature contribute original and comprehensive essays introducing their subjects. Beginning readers will learn the rudiments for further study, and scholars will be refreshed by the balanced, yet challenging treatments found here. These introductory essays cover most major aspects of Jewish studies from the Bible and its time up to modern Judaism. The work is designed to serve undergraduate a.
Physical Description:1 online resource (v, 274 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780786742684
0786742682
9780429979989
0429979983