The tenth generation: the origins of the Biblical tradition
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The Mask of Yahweh
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Abdu-Ashirta action Amarna letters Amorite Anatolian ancient Israel ancient world archaeological Assyrian Aziru Baal Peor behavior Bible biblical history biblical tradition Byblos Canaanite canan cApiru century B.C. chap concept context contrast covenant cult cultural David deity divine early Israel Egypt Egyptian Empire enemies ethical evidence existing Exod fact function gods Hebrew historical Hittite Horus human Hurrian Ibid identified ideology illustrated imperium Iron Age Israelite king kingship Late Bronze Age later Luwian meaning melammu merely Midianites military Mitanni modern monopoly of force Moses myth narrative Old Testament origin pagan Palestine passage period persons political popular etymology population power structure primitive probably prophets radical relationship religion religious community Rib-Addi ritual SA.GAZ seems Shechem Sinai social organization society sources symbol Syria term theophany tion Transjordan tribal tribes Ugaritic usage village vindication virtually winged disk winged sun winged sun disk word Yahweh