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The Resource The Book of Revelation : Apocalypse and Empire

The Book of Revelation : Apocalypse and Empire

Label
The Book of Revelation : Apocalypse and Empire
Title
The Book of Revelation
Title remainder
Apocalypse and Empire
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Critically examines the language, literature, history, and social setting of the Book of Revelation. After discussion of the importance of the apocalypse genre, Thompson considers the form and structure of the book, the unified world created by it, and the social conditions that prevailed whilst it was being written. Originally published in 1990
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Leonard L
Dewey number
  • 228.06
  • 228/.06
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS2825.2 .T46 1990eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Revelation
  • Revelation
  • Christianity
  • Religion
  • Philosophy & Religion
Label
The Book of Revelation : Apocalypse and Empire
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Chronology; Introduction; Part I: Orientation; Part II: The Script: Wholeness and the Language of the Book of Revelation; Part III: The Stage: Roman Society and the Province of Asia; Part IV: The Play: The Apocalypse and the Empire; Appendix: Recent Theories about the Social Setting of the Book of Revelation; Abbreviations; Notes; Works Cited; Additional Sources; Subject Index; Index of Ancient Sources; Index of Modern Authors
Control code
437173359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280470059
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437173359
Label
The Book of Revelation : Apocalypse and Empire
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Chronology; Introduction; Part I: Orientation; Part II: The Script: Wholeness and the Language of the Book of Revelation; Part III: The Stage: Roman Society and the Province of Asia; Part IV: The Play: The Apocalypse and the Empire; Appendix: Recent Theories about the Social Setting of the Book of Revelation; Abbreviations; Notes; Works Cited; Additional Sources; Subject Index; Index of Ancient Sources; Index of Modern Authors
Control code
437173359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280470059
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437173359

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