The despoliation of Egypt in pre-rabbinic, rabbinic and patristic traditions /

Examines how Jews defended themselves against anti-Jewish slander concerning the biblical despoliation of Egypt. The embarrassment of the episode was later 'healed' through allegory and became a critically important biblical justification for the Christian appropriation of the Greco-Roman...

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Main Author: Allen, Joel Stevens
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008.
Series:Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae ; v. 92.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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