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Author Salkin, Jeffrey K., 1954-

Title The gods are broken! [electronic resource] : the hidden legacy of Abraham / Jeffrey K. Salkin.

Imprint Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xviii, 157 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. Out of Ur -- 2. Abraham the iconoclast -- 3. Which Gods shall we break today? -- 4. Three paths to the sacred -- 5. The primal trauma of the Jewish people -- 6. (Re)embracing Tera -- 7. From broken idols to broken tablets -- 8. The sound of broken glass: Jewish iconoclasm and anti-Semitism.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Abraham (Biblical patriarch)
Midrash rabbah. Genesis -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. O.T. Genesis -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Idols and images -- Worship -- Biblical teaching.
Monotheism -- Biblical teaching.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780827609310 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780827611429 (e-book)

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