Description: Sixteen biblical scholars, linguists, theoricians, and translation professionals have collaborated to present an overview of the Bible translation from the time of the Septuagint, the Targums, and the Latin Vulgate through the Reformation and Counter Reformation, and into the present day when mother-tongue speakers have replaced the missionary translators of the colonial era. This is the inaugural volume in a series of monographs.
Subjects: Methods, Linguistics, Translation and Translation Theory, Historical Approaches, History, History of Interpretation
Review by Francis Dalrymple-Hamilton
Citation: Francis Dalrymple-Hamilton, review of Philip A. Noss, eds., A History Of Bible Translation, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2009).
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