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Names: Safrai, Zeʾev, author.

Title: Seeking out the land : land of Israel traditions in ancient Jewish, Christian and Samaritan literature (200 BCE–400 CE) / by Zeʾev Safrai.

Description: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2018] | Series: Jewish and Christian perspectives series, ISSN 1388-2074 ; volume 32 | Includes bibliographical references and index.

Identifiers: LCCN 2017060050 (print) | LCCN 2018006989 (ebook) | ISBN 9789004334823 (E-book) | ISBN 9789004334793 (hardback : alk. paper)

Subjects: LCSH: Palestine—In rabbinical literature. | Palestine—In Christianity—Early works to 1800. | Palestine—In literature. | Palestine—Historical geography. | Samaritan literature.

Classification: LCC BM496.9.P25 (ebook) | LCC BM496.9.P25 S34 2018 (print) | DDC 296.3/1173—dc23

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ISSN 1388-2074

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