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The Resource Bible babel : making sense of the most talked about book of all time, Kristin Swenson

Bible babel : making sense of the most talked about book of all time, Kristin Swenson

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Bible babel : making sense of the most talked about book of all time
Title
Bible babel
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making sense of the most talked about book of all time
Statement of responsibility
Kristin Swenson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the most recent scholarship, an introduction to the Bible--what it is, where it comes from, and what is in it--answers common questions and identifies and explains cultural references
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341592
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Swenson, Kristin M
Dewey number
220.61
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Christianity
Target audience
adult
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making sense of the most talked about book of all time
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Bible babel : making sense of the most talked about book of all time, Kristin Swenson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [286]-323) and index
Contents
What is the Bible, anyway? -- Different Bibles and a hidden Bible, too -- As it is written : history in the Bible -- Contexts and culture: history behind the Bible -- Getting to the good book: history of the Bible -- What's the best translation? -- We've got issues -- Quotes and misquotes -- Men, famous and infamous -- Lovely (and not so) ladies -- Flora, fauna, etcetera -- Sites to be seen -- God names, beings, and doings
Control code
ocn419857171
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 343 p.
Isbn
9780061728297
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010278280
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)419857171
Label
Bible babel : making sense of the most talked about book of all time, Kristin Swenson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [286]-323) and index
Contents
What is the Bible, anyway? -- Different Bibles and a hidden Bible, too -- As it is written : history in the Bible -- Contexts and culture: history behind the Bible -- Getting to the good book: history of the Bible -- What's the best translation? -- We've got issues -- Quotes and misquotes -- Men, famous and infamous -- Lovely (and not so) ladies -- Flora, fauna, etcetera -- Sites to be seen -- God names, beings, and doings
Control code
ocn419857171
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 343 p.
Isbn
9780061728297
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010278280
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)419857171

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