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The king and the land : a geography of royal power in the biblical world / Stephen C. Russell.

Author:
Russell, Stephen C. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description:
xii, 286 pages ; 25 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-258) and indexes.
Contents:
Solomon's temple : on space, power, and ancient evidence -- David's threshing floor : on royal dedication of land to the gods -- Jehu's dung heap : on royal decommissioning of religious space -- Absalom's gate : on royal navigation of collective urban politics -- Hezekiah's tunnel : on royal shaping of the water supply system.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780199361885 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • 0199361886 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • ((updf))
  • ((epub))
LCCN:
2016005295
OCLC:
946770262
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