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Jewish Historiography and Iconography in Early and Medieval Christianity (Compendia Rerum Iudaicarum Ad Novum Testamentum) Heinz Schreckenberg

Jewish Historiography and Iconography in Early and Medieval Christianity (Compendia Rerum Iudaicarum Ad Novum Testamentum)

Heinz Schreckenberg

Published January 28th 1993
ISBN : 9780800625191
Hardcover
320 pages
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The present volume contains two separate studies. Heinz Schreckenberg shows how successive Christian authors turned Josephuss description of the downfall of Jerusalem into a confirmation of Christian superiority. Next he demonstrates how this viewMoreThe present volume contains two separate studies. Heinz Schreckenberg shows how successive Christian authors turned Josephuss description of the downfall of Jerusalem into a confirmation of Christian superiority. Next he demonstrates how this view of the Jewish historian and his works appears in medieval Christian illustrations.