The Bible as it was

Kugel shows how a group of anonymous ancient interpreters radically transformed the Bible and made it into the book that has come down to us today. 24 halftone illustrations.

The Bible as it was

The Bible as it was

Kugel shows how a group of anonymous ancient interpreters radically transformed the Bible and made it into the book that has come down to us today. 24 halftone illustrations.

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The Bible as it was
Language: en
Pages: 680
Authors: James L. Kugel
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Kugel shows how a group of anonymous ancient interpreters radically transformed the Bible and made it into the book that has come down to us today. 24 halftone illustrations.
Traditions of the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 1080
Authors: James L. KUGEL, James L Kugel
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-30 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

James Kugel's The Bible As It Was (1997) has been welcomed with universal praise. Here now is the full scholarly edition of this wonderfully rich and illuminating work, expanding the author's findings into an incomparable reference work. Focusing on two dozen core stories in the Pentateuch--from the Creation and Tree
A Synopsis of Popery, as it was and as it is
Language: en
Pages: 219
Authors: William Hogan
Categories: Anti-Catholicism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1845 - Publisher:

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The God of Old
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: James L. Kugel
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-07-05 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A portrait of God as envisioned by early Israelites describes Him as an accessible inhabitant of a parallel spiritual world who was human-like in appearance and who often made Himself known to people. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.
How to Read the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 848
Authors: James L. Kugel
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

As soon as it appeared, How to Read the Bible was recognized as a masterwork, “awesome, thrilling” (The New York Times), “wonderfully interesting, extremely well presented” (The Washington Post), and “a tour de force...a stunning narrative” (Publishers Weekly). Now in its tenth year of publication, the book remains the clearest,

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