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The Resource From Alexander to Jesus, Ory Amitay

From Alexander to Jesus, Ory Amitay

Label
From Alexander to Jesus
Title
From Alexander to Jesus
Statement of responsibility
Ory Amitay
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Scholars have long recognized the relevance to Christianity of the many stories surrounding the life of Alexander the Great, who claimed to be the son of Zeus. But until now, no comprehensive effort has been made to connect the mythic life and career of Alexander to the stories about Jesus and to the earliest theology of the nascent Christian churches. Ory Amitay delves into a wide range of primary texts in Greek, Latin, and Hebrew to trace Alexander as a mythological figure, from his relationship to his ancestor and rival, Herakles, to the idea of his divinity as the son of a god
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Amitay, Ory
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Hellenistic culture and society
Series volume
52
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Jesus Christ
  • Alexander
  • Jesus Christ
  • Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)
  • Generals
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Christianity
  • Church history
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Christianity
  • Church history
  • Generals
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Kings and rulers
  • Greece
Label
From Alexander to Jesus, Ory Amitay
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Son of man, son of God -- In the footsteps of Herakles -- The passage to India -- Symbiosis -- Amazon queen -- Post mortem -- Alexander and the end of days -- Alexander and Jesus
Control code
ocn703169429
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948174
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt1q08
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703169429
Label
From Alexander to Jesus, Ory Amitay
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Son of man, son of God -- In the footsteps of Herakles -- The passage to India -- Symbiosis -- Amazon queen -- Post mortem -- Alexander and the end of days -- Alexander and Jesus
Control code
ocn703169429
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948174
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt1q08
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703169429

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