The Ancient Synagogue

The Ancient Synagogue : The First Thousand Years

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A history of the synagogue from the Hellenistic period to the end of late antiquity. It traces its development from a communal institution to one which had a distinctively religious profile, describing its basic features, the roles of its rabbis and priests, its liturgy, and its art.show more

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  • Hardback | 754 pages
  • 186.2 x 259.3 x 55.9mm | 1,985.61g
  • Yale University Press
  • New Haven, United States
  • English
  • 0300074751
  • 9780300074758