Item description for The Bible: The Biography (Christian Large Print Softcover) by Karen Armstrong...
Overview In this seminal account, acclaimed historian Karen Armstrong discusses the conception, gestation, and life of history's most powerful book. She analyzes the climate in which oral history turned into written scripture, how this scripture was collected into one work, and how it became accepted as Christianity's sacred text. This is a brilliant, captivating book, crucial in an age of declining faith and rising fundamentalism.
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Format: Large Print
Studio: Christian Large Print
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.3" Width: 5.5" Height: 0.9" Weight: 0.97 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2008
Publisher Christian Large Print
ISBN 1594152632 ISBN13 9781594152634
Availability 0 units.
More About Karen Armstrong
Karen Armstrong is one of the world's foremost scholars on religious affairs. She is the author of a number of bestselling books, including The Battle for God, Buddha, Jerusalem, A History of God, and Through the Narrow Gate, a memoir of her seven years as a nun. She lives in London.
Karen Armstrong currently resides in London. Karen Armstrong was born in 1944.