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By Tryggve N.D. Mettinger

This publication provides a reconsideration of a classical challenge within the religions of the biblical global. Ever because the ebook of The Golden Bough via J.G. Frazer, "dying and emerging gods" has been a disputed factor. in keeping with the consensus opinion, those gods die yet don't upward push to new existence. the writer demanding situations the bulk along with his presentation and perusal of all of the vital resources, together with new, major facts.

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