Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 July 2001

288 Pages | 2 maps, 11 line illus

ISBN: 9780199245413

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In the Wilderness

The Doctrine of Defilement in the Book of Numbers

Mary Douglas

  • Paperback edition of Mary Douglas's classic account of the Book of Numbers, with a new preface
  • Shows Numbers to be a coherent complex literary masterpiece
  • Complements Douglas's work on Leviticus