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Author Agus, Aharon R. E. (Aharon Ronald Ellis), 1943-

Title The binding of Isaac and Messiah : law, martyrdom, and deliverance in early rabbinic religiosity / Aharon (Ronald E.) Agus
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [1988]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 327 pages)
Series SUNY Series in Judaica : Hermeneutics, Mysticism, and Religion
SUNY Series in Judaica : Hermeneutics, Mysticism, and Religion
Contents ""Front Matter""; ""Front Cover""; ""Half Title Page""; ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Table Of Contents""; ""Partial List of Abbreviations""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""The Mother of the Sons""; ""Martyrdom and the Law""; ""The Binding of Isaac""; ""Honi ha-Me' aggel""; ""R. Hanina ben Dosa""; ""Nahum ish Gamzo and R. Hananiah ben Teradyon""; ""If I Am Here, All Are Here""; ""If Not Now, When? Repentance""; ""Pangs of Messiah""; ""The Binding of Messiah: Messiah Ben Joseph""; ""When the Messiah""; ""Back Matter""; ""Notes""; ""General Index""; ""Index of Sages""
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-298) and index
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Subject Isaac (Biblical patriarch) -- Sacrifice.
Martyrdom -- Judaism.
Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 87024496
ISBN 0791494365 (electronic bk.)
0887067360 (paperback)
9780791494363 (electronic bk.)
9780887067365 (paperback)