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The Resource The historical David : the real life of an invented hero, Joel Baden

The historical David : the real life of an invented hero, Joel Baden

Label
The historical David : the real life of an invented hero
Title
The historical David
Title remainder
the real life of an invented hero
Statement of responsibility
Joel Baden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Delves deep beneath the biblical stories to challenge popular beliefs about the biblical David, revealing a man who was not a glorious leader, but a man who clawed his way to the top and struggled to stay there
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10231484
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baden, Joel S.
Dewey number
222/.4092
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BS580.D3
LC item number
B2135 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
David
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the real life of an invented hero
Label
The historical David : the real life of an invented hero, Joel Baden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
David's youth: the mythical origins of the psalmist and giant-slayer -- David in Saul's service: revealing a biblical cover-up -- David in the wilderness: from Israelite soldier to Philistine vasssal -- David becomes king: a series of timely deaths -- David's kingdom: the myth of national and religious origins -- David under attack: desperate times call for desperate measures -- David in decline: what goes around comes around
Control code
2013011646
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780062188311
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013011646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
Label
The historical David : the real life of an invented hero, Joel Baden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
David's youth: the mythical origins of the psalmist and giant-slayer -- David in Saul's service: revealing a biblical cover-up -- David in the wilderness: from Israelite soldier to Philistine vasssal -- David becomes king: a series of timely deaths -- David's kingdom: the myth of national and religious origins -- David under attack: desperate times call for desperate measures -- David in decline: what goes around comes around
Control code
2013011646
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780062188311
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013011646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map

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