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Published: 05 February 2020

240 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190918729

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Archival Historiography in Jewish Antiquity

Laura Carlson Hasler

  • Argues that the books of Ezra and Nehemiah help reveal how the Bible received its unusual form
  • Suggests that the concept of archival historiography makes sense of Ezra and Nehemiah's unusual format and place in the Bible
  • Integrates archaeology, postcolonial theory, and archive studies into the reading of the text