One of many significant and complicating - features of the vintage heart East is the interconnection among the Semitic and Greco-Roman cultures. the present quantity brings jointly reviews which relate to the multi-cultural traditions of papyrus writing, with distinct realization concerning the linguistic, literary, and cultural positive factors of those, usually documentary texts. initially offered at a convention in honour of the retirement of Professor Baruch A. Levine, Skirball Professor Emeritus of Biblical and historical close to jap stories (New York University). vital for college kids of the Greco-Roman international and the close to East in past due Antiquity."
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