How many accounts for the giving of the Torah on Har Sinai do we have in Jewish tradition?

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    Will you count other parts of Na"kh? – Double AA Feb 10 '14 at 14:59
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    Where there any "historical written accounts" of anything of that era? – Ephraim Feb 10 '14 at 15:36
  • What does this question have to do with Judaism? – Y     e     z Feb 10 '14 at 18:56
  • Does the Torah itself even count as a historical record given how it skips years and records things out of order (according to everyone who accepts Rashi)? – Yitzchak Feb 11 '14 at 3:24
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    @GershonGold Of course I don't believe in greater validity, but it's just the 'several sources' rule that this specific skeptic requested. – Shloime Feb 11 '14 at 21:43

Most things weren't written down back then, plus Matan Torah happened only in front of the Jews so although the other nations knew about it, what was there to write down?

  • The entire world knew of this. Did anyone write anything? Did anyone write anywhere that their grandfather told them of the Sinai event? – Shloime Feb 21 '14 at 20:08

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