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A major contribution to Ugaritic scholarship, The Goddess Anath--Cassuto's work on Canaanite Epics of the Patriarchal Age--is a classic authored by one of the greatest Bible scholars.

C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x XI CONTENTSTranslator’s Foreword . . . . . . . . VII Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . X Preface . . . . . . . . . . . l INTRODUCTION . . . . . . . . . . 3 Chapter One: The Nature of the Ugaritic Writings . . . . 5 Chapter Two: The Relationship between Ugaritic Literature and the Bible . . . . . . . . . . 18 Chapter Three: The Epic of Baal . . . . . . . 53 THE TEXTS . . . . . . . . . . 77 Preliminary Notes . . . . . . . . . 79 I. Tablet V AB ( Tablet of the Goddess Anath) . . . . . 82 Description of the Tablet . . . . . . . 82 Ugaritic original in transliteration and Hebrew and English translations . . . . . . . . . 84 Commentary . . . . . . . . . 107 II. Tablet VI AB . . . . . . . . . 156 Description of the Tablet . . . . . . . 156 Ugaritic original in transliteration and Hebrew and English translations . . . . . . . . . 160 Commentary . . . . . . . . . 170 III. The Parallel Fragments . . . . . . . . 175 Description of the Fragments . . . . . . . 175 First Fragment . . . . . . . . . 179 Second Fragment . . . . . . . . . 180 INDEXES . . . . . . . . . . . 185 A. Biblical texts interpreted . . . . . . . 187 B. Ugaritic words that have been given a new interpretation . . 191 C. Other Ugaritic subjects discussed . . . . . . 192 D. Other Ugaritic texts interpreted . . . . . . 193 List of Author’s publications on Ugaritic subjects . . . 194 PLATES . . . . . . . . . . . 195

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Front MatterGoddess Anath, carvingTitle PageCopyright PageTranslator's ForewordAbbreviationsContentsPrefaceINTRODUCTIONTHE TEXTSPreliminary NotesI. Tablet V AB (Tablet of the Goddess Anath)Description of the TabletUgaritic original in transliteration and Hebrew and English translationsCommentaryII. Tablet VI ABDescription of the TabletUgaritic original in transliteration and Hebrew and English translationsCommentaryIII. The Parallel FragmentsDescription of the FragmentsFirst FragmentSecond FragmentINDEXESA. Biblical texts interpretedB. Ugaritic words that have been given a new interpretationC. Other Ugaritic subjects discussedD. Other Ugaritic texts interpretedList of Author's publications on Ugaritic subjectsPLATES
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