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Bibil Identifier bibil:213167
Publication Type Journal article
Title (German, Long) Die griechischen und jüdischen Gründungslegenden Alexandrias
Author Schwemer, Anna Maria
Journal Biblische Notizen (Volume: 148)
Year (Publication) 2011
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2011
Year (Copyright) 2011
Year (Reference) 2011
Language German
Pages 3-18 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract Like their pagan neighbours, whose legends survived mainly in the Alexander romance, the Jews of Alexandria glorified the early history of their hometown. They too told stories about Alexander the Great, but they replaced the pagan traditions about Agathos Daimon and snake cult with the legends about Jeremiah and Alexander.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Unbound Keywords : Alexandria
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