Download The Luwians (Handbook of Oriental Studies Handbuch Der by Craig Melchert PDF

By Craig Melchert

ISBN-10: 1417536616

ISBN-13: 9781417536610

ISBN-10: 9004130098

ISBN-13: 9789004130098

The Luwians performed at the least as very important a job because the Hittites within the historical past of the traditional close to East through the moment and primary millennia BCE, yet for numerous purposes they've been overshadowed by means of or even pressured with their extra well-known kinfolk and neighbours. Redressing this imbalance, this quantity by way of a global staff of students deals a entire, state of the art appraisal of the Luwians. a quick creation units the context and confronts the matter of defining "the Luwians". Following chapters describe their prehistory, historical past, writing and language, faith and fabric tradition.

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Download Secret Conversions to Judaism in Early Modern Europe by Martin Mulsow, Richard H. Popkin PDF

By Martin Mulsow, Richard H. Popkin

ISBN-10: 1423712145

ISBN-13: 9781423712145

ISBN-10: 9004128832

ISBN-13: 9789004128835

This quantity bargains with conversions to Judaism from the sixteenth to the 18th century. It offers six case stories by way of major overseas students on phenomena as crypto-Judaism, "judaizing", reversion of Jewish-Christian converts and mystery conversion of non-Jewish Christians for highbrow purposes. the 1st contributions learn George Buchanan and John Dury, through 3 stories of the milieu of overdue seventeenth-century Amsterdam. The final essay is anxious with Lord George Gordon and Cabbalistic Freemasonry. The contributions could be of curiosity for highbrow historians, but additionally historians of political idea or Jewish stories.

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Download Anubis alexandrin et romain by Jean-Claude Grenier PDF

By Jean-Claude Grenier

ISBN-10: 9004049177

ISBN-13: 9789004049178

ISBN-10: 9004301674

ISBN-13: 9789004301672

Le dieu Anubis, une des plus antiques figures du panthéon de l'Egypte, est ici considéré dans le cadre de l. a. diffusion des cultes isiaques qui se propagèrent d'abord dans le bassin de l. a. Méditerranée Orientale sous l'impulsion des rois Lagides, dans l'Empire romain ensuite. Le yet de cette thèse est de confronter ce que devint Anubis dans le monde gréco-rpmain avec ce qui était sa personnalité traditionnelle dans son berceau naturel: l'Egypte.

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Download Die Kirchen- Und Die Antireformatorische Religionspolitik by Jochen Fuhner PDF

By Jochen Fuhner

ISBN-10: 1429427310

ISBN-13: 9781429427319

ISBN-10: 9004140832

ISBN-13: 9789004140837

This quantity offers with a relevant element of Charles V's empire: The emperor's coverage in regards to the church and the emerging reform circulation within the seventeen provinces of the Netherlands. the 1st a part of the booklet presents a survey of the placement within the Netherlands initially of Charles' reign and bargains with the prominence of those territories within the emperor's testaments. within the moment half the position of the regents is heavily tested and the profitable efforts of the govt to publish the church to secular strength also are checked out intimately. the ultimate a part of the booklet is mainly vital because it is the 1st shut exam of Charles' restrictive antireform coverage all through his entire reign from 1515 to 1555, together with the creation of an inquisitorial procedure in all seventeen provinces of the Netherlands.

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Download California Interiors by Diane Dorrans Saeks PDF

By Diane Dorrans Saeks

ISBN-10: 3822866105

ISBN-13: 9783822866108

Красивый, тяжелый подарочный альбом, в продаже закончился. Интерьеры, они и в Калифорнии - интерьеры...
Пришлось повозился убирая с фотографий параллаксы и пальцы авторов полуфабриката публикации.

"California Interiors" is an authoritative, energetic, colourful and encouraging new quantity on California homes, inside layout and California residing. notice, for instance, a getaway cabin at the coastal cliff close to Mendocino, a glamorous penthouse with a view of the Golden Gate Bridge, a houseboat in Sausalito, an architectonic vintage by way of Frank Lloyd Wright, or even the cutting-edge trailer of a Hollywood manufacturer at the set of a Western. even more than an inside layout publication, "California Interiors" isa witty and fashionable consultant booklet that takes you into the guts and brain of California.

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Download New Kitchen Idea Book by Joanne Keller Bouknight PDF

By Joanne Keller Bouknight

ISBN-10: 1561586935

ISBN-13: 9781561586936

The kitchen is not just for cooking anymore, and owners are spending loads of money and time to make it the real middle in their domestic. Older homes lack the open flooring plan that permits the kitchen to develop into a part of the dwelling region, whereas a growing number of beginner cooks are going past the fundamentals to construct a kitchen that is useful of an upscale restaurant.
The kitchen has turn into much less utilitarian and extra creative--a position the place householders exhibit their own variety up to they might in the other room of the home. through that very same token, new equipment know-how makes it possible for a extra important kitchen, whereas hiding the pragmatism at the back of aesthetics--no extra avocado and harvest gold refrigeration giants. With some of these new percentages come an overpowering array of selections and a considerable funding of money and time. owners desire assistance, and "New Kitchen concept booklet" might help them observe what they truly wish and the way to accomplish it.
""New Kitchen proposal booklet" offers concept for clean your kitchen for extra leisure in either cooking and entertaining."
--Chuck Williams, founding father of Williams-Sonoma

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Download Paradise Interpreted: Representations of Biblical Paradise by Gerard P Luttikhuizen PDF

By Gerard P Luttikhuizen

ISBN-10: 9004113312

ISBN-13: 9789004113312

This examine at the representations of Paradise within the Hebrew Bible (Genesis 2-3 and Ezekiel 28) additionally bargains with the reception of the biblical bills in early Jewish writings (Enochic texts, the e-book of Jubilees, Qumran texts) in Rabbinics and Kabbalah, early mainstream Christianity and in early Christian apocryphal and Gnostic literature. extra chapters are dedicated to perspectives of Paradise within the Christian heart a while. This quantity concludes with the translation of Paradise in John Milton's epic poem "Paradise Lost".

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Download The British and French Mandates in Comparative by Nadine Meouchy, Professor Peter Sluglett PDF

By Nadine Meouchy, Professor Peter Sluglett

ISBN-10: 9004133135

ISBN-13: 9789004133136

This assortment represents the 1st huge scale try to speak about the center japanese mandates as a totality. It compares the appliance and results of this very particular type of past due colonialism from a number of varied disciplinary views, together with anthropology, structure, archival conservation, economics, historical past, legislation and sociology. It includes analyses at either micro and macro degrees, together with particular circumstances of insurrection or collaboration, reviews of specific contributors, teams and their contributions to ''nation-building,'' comparisons among some of the political and cultural guidelines of the required powers, and the formation and perform of ''le savoir colonial'' by means of modern ethnographers, officers, physicians and academics. the amount should be of curiosity to historians of imperialism and of the 20th century center East

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Download Jerusalem, Alexandria, Rome: Studies in Ancient Cultural by Florentino Garcia Martinez, Gerard P Luttikhuizen PDF

By Florentino Garcia Martinez, Gerard P Luttikhuizen

ISBN-10: 9004135847

ISBN-13: 9789004135840

ISBN-10: 9047402790

ISBN-13: 9789047402794

The current quantity has been compiled by way of colleagues and acquaintances as a tribute to Dr. A. Hilhorst, the Secretary of the magazine for the learn of Judaism, at the celebration of his sixty fifth birthday. Its 23 contributions by way of well known foreign specialists, replicate many of the pursuits of the honouree, his method of the Classical and Semitic languages and literatures as forming a part of a continuum, and his consciousness to the interactions among the various literary corpora. a number of contributions take care of the interplay of the outdated testomony with later Jewish, Gnostic, or Christian writings; others discover the affects of Greek writings inside of a Jewish context on the degrees of philology, of theological principles, of realia, or of impact of literary compositions. in addition, a few contributions facilities at the interplay of Greek reasons in Jewish and Christian literature, while in different others the point of interest is at the Martyrium literature or on early Christian texts.

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