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The year of living biblically : one man's humble quest to follow the Bible as literally as possible

Author: A J Jacobs
Publisher: Waterville, Me. ; Bath : Thorndike/Windsor/Paragon, 2008.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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The author presents his memoir on attempting to obey the Bible as literally as possible for one full year and offers cultural commentary on visiting a creationist museum, singing with the Amish, dancing with Hasidic Jews, studying with Jehovah's Witnesses, observing snake handlers, and more.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: A J Jacobs; A J Jacobs
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A J Jacobs
ISBN: 9781405687140 1405687142 1405687150 9781405687157 9781410405074 1410405079
OCLC Number: 428770748
Notes: Originally published: New York: Simon & Schuster, 2007; London: William Heinemann, 2008.
Description: 597 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: A.J. Jacobs.

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The author presents his memoir on attempting to obey the Bible as literally as possible for one full year and offers cultural commentary on visiting a creationist museum, singing with the Amish, dancing with Hasidic Jews, studying with Jehovah's Witnesses, observing snake handlers, and more.

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