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Author Noegel, Scott B.

Title Historical dictionary of prophets in Islam and Judaism / Scott B. Noegel, Brannon M. Wheeler
Published Lanham, MD : Scarecrow, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xxxvii, 522 pages)
Series Historical dictionaries of religions, philosophies, and movements ; number 43
Historical dictionaries of religions, philosophies, and movements ; no. 43
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Editor's Foreword; Preface; List of Abbreviations; Chronology; Introduction; The Dictionary; Appendix 1: List of Dictionary Entries; Appendix 2: List of Prophets; Bibliography; General Index; Index of References; About the Authors
Summary "Both traditions recognize and draw theological and historical lessons from some of the same narrative sources, but this is the first comparative resource to provide interdisciplinary coverage of the history and textual sources associated with prophets and prophecy. This thorough treatment of a difficult and increasingly controversial subject area will encourage and cultivate knowledge and understanding."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-480) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Prophecy -- Dictionaries.
Prophecy -- Islam -- Dictionaries
Prophecy -- Judaism -- Dictionaries.
Prophets -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Biography
Form Electronic book
Author Wheeler, Brannon M., 1965-
ISBN 0810866102 (electronic bk.)
9780810866102 (electronic bk.)