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The Art of Biblical Narrative
by Robert Alter


Overview - Since it was first published nearly three decades ago, The Art of Biblical Narrative has radically expanded the horizons of biblical scholarship by recasting the Bible as a work of literary art deserving studied criticism. Renowned critic and translator Robert Alter presents the Hebrew Bible as a cohesive literary work, one whose many authors used innovative devices such as parallelism, contrastive dialogue, and narrative tempo to tell one of the most revolutionary stories of human history: the revelation of a single god.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Since it was first published nearly three decades ago, The Art of Biblical Narrative has radically expanded the horizons of biblical scholarship by recasting the Bible as a work of literary art deserving studied criticism. Renowned critic and translator Robert Alter presents the Hebrew Bible as a cohesive literary work, one whose many authors used innovative devices such as parallelism, contrastive dialogue, and narrative tempo to tell one of the most revolutionary stories of human history: the revelation of a single god.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780465022557
  • ISBN-10: 0465022553
  • Publisher: Basic Books
  • Publish Date: April 2011
  • Page Count: 253
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
  • Dimensions: 8.23 x 5.61 x 0.71 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds


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