Cover: Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic: Essays in the History of the Religion of Israel, from Harvard University PressCover: Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic in PAPERBACK

Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic

Essays in the History of the Religion of Israel

Add to Cart

Product Details

PAPERBACK

$37.50 • £30.95 • €34.00

ISBN 9780674091764

Publication Date: 09/01/1997

Academic Trade

394 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

World

Related Subjects

Cross’s classic work is...an essential element in the armory of any serious biblical scholar...If you haven’t got it, get it! It is profound, definitive, and wonderfully readable.—J. Harold Ellens, Journal of Psychology and Christianity

The essays in this study are all written with the complementary breadth of scope and attention to detail characteristic of Cross; each one is stimulating and several are a mine of information beyond the confines of the essay’s topic.—Bezalel Porten, Journal of the American Academy of Religion

Deserves to be read carefully and to be digested slowly...[This] book is full of fertile and productive theories.—P. Wernberg-Moller, Journal of Jewish Studies

From Our Blog

9780674238084

Who We Might Have Been, and Who We Will Become

Who among us hasn’t considered what our lives would be like if we had taken alternate paths, made different decisions? Storytellers of every stripe write of the lives we didn’t have, says Andrew H. Miller, author of On Not Being Someone Else: Tales of Our Unled Lives. As we live through a worldwide pandemic, the ideas of what might have been are even more appealing. Much like the adolescents on the verge of adulthood in Sally Rooney’s novel Normal People, Miller tells us, we wait to see what comes next.