Acts in its ancient literary context : a classicist looks at the Acts of the Apostles / Loveday C.A. Alexander.
By: Alexander, Loveday.Material type: TextSeries: Early Christianity in context ; Library of New Testament studies 298. Publisher: New York : T & T Clark International, c2005Description: xi, 290 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0567082091.LOC classification: BS2625.25 | .A44 2005
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-271) and indexes.
On a Roman bookstall : reading Acts in its ancient literary context -- Preface to Acts and the historians -- Acts and ancient intellectual biography -- 'In journeyings often' : voyaging in the Acts of the Apostles and in Greek romance -- Narrative maps : reflections on the toponomy of Acts -- Fact, fiction and the genre of Acts -- New Testament narrative and ancient epic -- Acts of the Apostles as an apologetic text -- Reading Luke-Acts from back to front -- Septuaginta, fachprosa, imitatio : Albert Wifstrand and the language of Luke-Acts.
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