• The Bible: A History
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    ISBN: 9780745970325

    Pages: 464

    Publication date: 11-27-2015

    Format: Paperback

    Imprint: Lion Adult

    $ 17.95

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    The Bible: A History

    The Making and Impact of the Bible

    The history of the development and use of the Bible, now in a text only edition

    The Bible has had a profound influence on the diverse cultures of the whole world. The Bible: A History tells the story of the Bible from its making to its emergence as the bet-selling book in history. Who wrote the different books in the Bible? How were they written down? When were they first collected together as the Old and New Testaments? Who first translated the Bible? How many languages is it available in today?

    The Bible: A History is full of information and insight, yet easy to read. Written in a lively and lucid style, the authors bring the story and the key people involved in it to life. It is ideal for anyone wanting to learn about one of the most extraordinary books in history.

    "An invaluable source of very accessible information." --Christianity Magazine

    "A wonderful history of the development and impact of the Bible." --The Bookseller