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The Damascus texts [electronic resource] / Charlotte Hempel.

By: Hempel, Charlotte.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Companion to the Qumran scrolls: 1.Publisher: Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, c2000Description: 1 online resource (124 p.).ISBN: 9780567565761 (electronic bk.); 0567565769 (electronic bk.); 1283200694; 9781283200691.Subject(s): Damascus document | Dead Sea scrolls -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Qumran community | Damascus document -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Dead Sea scrolls. 4Q265 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Document de Damas | Manuscrits de la mer Morte -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Communaut�e de Qumr*an | RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings | Dode-Zeerollen | Damaskusschrift <Qumrantexte>Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Damascus texts.DDC classification: 296.155 Online resources: EBSCOhost Summary: The Damascus document is one of the most important texts from the Qumran caves. Part One of this Companion offers a lucid and up-to-date introduction to all the manuscripts, including the eight recently published from Qumran Cave 4. It also provides a review of the key areas of scholarly research on this important Qumran text. Part Two is devoted to the recently published text 4QMiscellaneous Rules (4Q265; olim Serekh Damascus). This text has already become the subject of intense interest among students of the Dead Sea Scrolls because of its unique relationship to both the Community Rule and t.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [105]-115) and indexes.

The Damascus document is one of the most important texts from the Qumran caves. Part One of this Companion offers a lucid and up-to-date introduction to all the manuscripts, including the eight recently published from Qumran Cave 4. It also provides a review of the key areas of scholarly research on this important Qumran text. Part Two is devoted to the recently published text 4QMiscellaneous Rules (4Q265; olim Serekh Damascus). This text has already become the subject of intense interest among students of the Dead Sea Scrolls because of its unique relationship to both the Community Rule and t.

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