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By Jean Duhaime

The battle Texts is the identify given to a small workforce of lifeless Sea Scrolls that depict the coaching for and some of the levels of the eschatological conflict among the 'Sons of sunshine' and the 'Sons of Darkness'. Jean Duhaime in short surveys the historical past of those texts from their preliminary discovery to their respectable e-book. He describes the several scrolls and provides information in their contents and their relationships to each other. Duhaime summarizes a few of the purposes aiding a relationship of this composition to the Hellenistic or Roman interval and offers an instance of using the Bible within the struggle Texts.

The participants to the spouse to the Qumran Scrolls sequence take account of all suitable and lately released texts and supply vast bibliographies. The books within the sequence are authoritatively written in available language and are perfect for scholars and non-specialist students.

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