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Longing for Egypt and other unexpected biblical tales

Diana Lipton

Longing for Egypt and other unexpected biblical tales

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Published by Sheffield Phoenix Press in Sheffield .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Identity (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.[265]-274) and index.

    StatementDiana Lipton.
    SeriesHebrew Bible Monographs -- 15
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4509.5 .L57 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 285 p. ;
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23231512M
    ISBN 101906055149
    ISBN 109781906055141
    LC Control Number2009379746

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'Longing for Egypt and Other Unexpected Biblical Tales' explores seven cases of textual complexity masked by simple readings. One chapter uncovers a counter-intuitive longing for Egypt alongside the Exodus account of liberation from persecution.

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One chapter uncovers a counter-intuitive longing for Egypt alongside the Exodus account of liberation from persecution. Diana Lipton is a visiting lecturer at Tel Aviv University.

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make and harder to keep in ancient Egypt. What the Egyptians used as paper had to be pounded out of papyrus reeds by hand, which was a long and tiring process. Even though literacy was scarce in ancient Egypt, there are still many fascinating stories that have come down to us over thousands of.

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Diana has a long history of voluntary work in the Jewish community, and this book emerged from her first project with Leket Israel. These stories include the great myths - of Amen-Ra, who created all the creatures in the world; of Isis, seaching the waters for her dead husband Osiris; of the Bennu Bird and the Book of Thoth.

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