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Writings from ancient Israel a handbook of historical and religious documents by K. A. D. Smelik

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Published by T & T Clark in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Inscriptions, Hebrew.,
  • Israel -- Antiquities.,
  • Palestine -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p.168-186.

StatementKlaas A. D. Smelik ; translated by G. I. Davies.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 191 p. :
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22055524M
ISBN 100567292029

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