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Myths of power

N. Wyatt

Myths of power

a study of royal myth and ideology in Ugaritic and biblical tradition

by N. Wyatt

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Published by Ugarit-Verlag in Münster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Mythology, Ugaritic.,
  • Jewish mythology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-461) and indexes.

    Statementby N. Wyatt.
    SeriesUgaritisch-biblische Literatur ;, band 13, Ugaritisch-biblische Literatur ;, 13.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1640 .W93 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 492 p. ;
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL761620M
    ISBN 10392712043X
    LC Control Number97158682

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