Whose Bible is it?: a short history of the Scriptures
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Published:
New York : Penguin Books, 2006.
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Book
Physical Desc:
xi, 274 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Status:
ASU Main (3rd floor)
BS445 .P46 2006
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APA Citation (style guide)

Pelikan, J. (2006). Whose Bible is it?: a short history of the Scriptures. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Pelikan, Jaroslav, 1923-2006. 2006. Whose Bible Is It?: A Short History of the Scriptures. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Pelikan, Jaroslav, 1923-2006, Whose Bible Is It?: A Short History of the Scriptures. New York: Penguin Books, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Pelikan, Jaroslav. Whose Bible Is It?: A Short History of the Scriptures. New York: Penguin Books, 2006. Print.

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A grand history of the Bible written by a major historian of theology. Pelikan takes the reader through the Bible's evolution from its earliest incarnation as oral tales to its modern existence in various configurations and translations. From the earliest Hebrew texts and the Bible's appearance in Greek, then Latin, Pelikan explores the canonization of different Bibles and why certain books were adopted or rejected by certain religions and sects, as well as the development of the printing press, translation into modern languages, and the varying schools of critical scholarship.

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English
ISBN:
0143036777, 9780143036777

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [257]-274).
Description
A grand history of the Bible written by a major historian of theology. Pelikan takes the reader through the Bible's evolution from its earliest incarnation as oral tales to its modern existence in various configurations and translations. From the earliest Hebrew texts and the Bible's appearance in Greek, then Latin, Pelikan explores the canonization of different Bibles and why certain books were adopted or rejected by certain religions and sects, as well as the development of the printing press, translation into modern languages, and the varying schools of critical scholarship.
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