The human and the divine in history : Herodotus and the book of Daniel /

The Human and the Divine in History investigates the possibility that the author of Daniel knew and drew upon the Histories of Herodotus. Daniel uses and develops Herodotean concepts such as the succession of world empires, dynastic dreams, and the focus.

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Author / Creator:Niskanen, Paul.
Imprint:London ; New York : T & T Clark International, ©2004.
Description:1 online resource (vi, 143 pages)
Language:English
Series:Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 396
Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 396.
Subject:Herodotus -- Criticism and interpretation.
Hérodote -- Critique et interprétation.
Herodotus.
Bible. -- Daniel -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. -- A.T. -- Daniel -- Critique, interprétation, etc.
Bible. -- Daniel.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Prophets.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11183394
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ISBN:9780567330376
0567330370
056708213X
9780567082138
1281802646
9781281802644
9786611802646
6611802649
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 128-134) and indexes.
English.
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Summary:The Human and the Divine in History investigates the possibility that the author of Daniel knew and drew upon the Histories of Herodotus. Daniel uses and develops Herodotean concepts such as the succession of world empires, dynastic dreams, and the focus.
Other form:Print version: Niskanen, Paul. Human and the divine in history. London ; New York : T & T Clark International, ©2004 056708213X 9780567082138