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The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies across the Disciplines
Brine, Kevin R., Elena Ciletti and Henrike Lähnemann, editors

Cambridge: Open Book, 2010 pp. xviii + 511. £14.95



Description: The Sword of Judith is the first multidisciplinary collection of essays to discuss representations of Judith throughout the centuries. It transforms our understanding across a wide range of disciplines. The collection includes new archival source studies, the translation of unpublished manuscripts, the translation of texts unavailable in English, and Judith images and music.

Subjects: Bible, Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha, Old Testament Apocrypha, Judith, Literature

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Review by Lawrence M. Wills
Published 2/5/2011
Citation: Lawrence M. Wills, review of Kevin R. Brine, Elena Ciletti, and Henrike Lähnemann, eds., The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies across the Disciplines, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2011).


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