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Published: 15 September 2011

400 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199695003

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Translation and Survival

The Greek Bible of the Ancient Jewish Diaspora

Tessa Rajak

  • Examines a work of translation of seminal importance for Western culture - that of the Hebrew Bible into Greek.
  • Extensive range, covering many centuries of the cultures of the eastern Mediterranean.
  • Fully documented, with reference to a great variety of primary sources.