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    DescriptionTraditionally Ethiopia has formed a bridge between civilizations, with Jerusalem as vital as Aksum in the national consciousness of the Ethiopians. In this volume, Professor Ullendorff investigates the relationship of Ethiopia to the Bible. He considers the historical background, translations of the Bible into Ethiopian languages, and the impact of the Old Testament, which goes beyond anything experienced in the other Oriental Christian Churches. The book concludes with an examination of the story of the Queen of Sheba, based on the Biblical account of the queen's visit to King Solomon. It shows how this account has undergone extensive Arabian, Ethiopian, Jewish and other elaborations, to become the subject of one of the most ubiquitous and fertile cycles of legends in the Near East.

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    Ethiopia and the Bible
    The Schweich Lectures 1967
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Edward Ullendorff
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 186
    Width: 155 mm
    Height: 245 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 274 g
    ISBN 13: 9780197260760
    ISBN 10: 0197260764

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: REL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.4
    B&T General Subject: 690
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    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1HFGA
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15400
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    BISAC V2.8: REL072000
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    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
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    B&T Approval Code: A13502500
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    LC classification: BS635.2.U4
    DC19: 220.0963
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    BISAC V2.8: REL006000
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    Edition statement
    Revised ed.
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    01 September 1988
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