Whose Bible Is It?: A Short History Of The Scriptures

January 31, 2006|
Whose Bible Is It?: A Short History Of The Scriptures by Jaroslav Pelikan
$18.50
Paperback
Earn 93 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Free shipping on orders over $35
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Buy In Store
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

Jaroslav Pelikan, widely regarded as one of the most distinguished historians of our day, now provides a clear and engaging account of the Bible’s journey from oral narrative to Hebrew and Greek text to today’s countless editions. Pelikan explores the evolution of the Jewish, Protestant, and Catholic versions and the development of the printing press and its effect on the Reformation, the translation into modern languages, and varying schools of critical scholarship. Whose Bible Is It? is a triumph of scholarship that is also a pleasure to read.
Jaroslav Pelikan is Sterling Professor Emeritus of History at Yale University and past president of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. His many books include the five-volume The Christian Tradition, Jesus Through the Centuries, and Mary Through the Centuries. He has received the Thomas Jefferson Medal of the National Endowment ...
Loading
Title:Whose Bible Is It?: A Short History Of The Scriptures
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:288 pages, 8.4 X 5.5 X 0.6 in
Shipping dimensions:288 pages, 8.4 X 5.5 X 0.6 in
Published:January 31, 2006
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780143036777

Recently Viewed
|