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Author Wright, Melanie Jane, 1970-

Title Moses in America : the cultural uses of biblical narrative / Melanie J. Wright
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (172 pages)
Series American Academy of Religion cultural criticism series
American Academy of Religion cultural criticism series.
Summary This title explores the retelling of the life of Moses in three 20th-century American narratives: 'Moses in Red', by Lincoln Steffens; Moses, 'Man of the Mountain', by Zora Neale Hurston and Cecil B. DeMille's film, 'The Ten Commandments'
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Moses (Biblical leader)
Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936. Moses in red
Hurston, Zora Neale. Moses, man of the mountain
Ten commandments (Motion picture : 1956)
Bible. Old Testament -- Biography -- History and criticism.
Religion and culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199834884 ebook
0199834881 ebook