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Don't know much about the Bible : everything you need to know about the Good Book but never learned

Author: Kenneth C Davis
Publisher: New York : Harper, 2004, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the truths and myths of the Bible through retellings of popular stories from the Old and New Testaments, and a review of the historical events happening at that time.
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Genre/Form: Introductions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth C Davis
ISBN: 0380728397 9780380728398
OCLC Number: 1041556258
Description: 533 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Whose Bible is it anyway? --
Hebrew scriptures or Old Testament --
Two creations-no apple (Genesis) --
Let My people go (Exodus) --
Forty years on the road (Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy) --
Over the river (Joshua) --
Why, why, why, Delilah? (Judges, Ruth) --
Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown; part 1 (1 & 2 Samuel) --
Uneasy lies the head; part 2 (1 & 2 Kings, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Lamentations) --
Eight men out (Pre-exile prophets): Amos, Hosea, Isaiah, Micah, Nahum, Zephaniah, Habakkuk, Jeremiah --
You can go home again (Ezra, Nehemiah) --
From dry bones to fish bellies (Post-exile prophets): Ezekiel, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi, Obadiah, Joel, Jonah --
Godless book (Esther) --
Devil made me do it (Job) --
Out of the mouths of babes (Psalms) --
Happy are those who find wisdom (Proverbs) --
Nothing new under the sun (Ecclesiastes) --
Love machine, another godless book (Song of Solomon) --
Hebrew 1 --
Lions 0 (Daniel) --
Between the books (Apocrypha or Deuterocanonical books) --
New Testament --
World according to Jesus (Matthew, Mark, Luke, John) --
Jesus is coming --
look busy (Acts of the Apostles) --
You have mail! (Epistles of Paul) --
"Pastoral letters" (1 & 2 Timothy, Titus) --
More mail (general Epistles) --
Apocalypse now? (Revelation) --
Whose God is it anyway? --
Twenty-third Psalm --
Lord's prayer --
Prologue to John's gospel.
Responsibility: Kenneth C. Davis.

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Explores the truths and myths of the Bible through retellings of popular stories from the Old and New Testaments, and a review of the historical events happening at that time.

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