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  • The Murderous History of Bible Translations: Power, Conflict, and the Quest for Meaning
    Views : 396
    Pages : 256

    by: Harry Freedman

    Publisher: pBloomsbury Press

    Book Description

    A retelling of the well-studied history of biblical translation.

    Freedman (The Talmud: A Biography, 2014), who has a doctorate in Aramaic, provides a basic, serviceable, Western-centered history of the translation of the Bible. Despite the title, only a small portion of his book centers on the gruesome and deadly history of pre ... more

    Publish on

    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 1632866013

    ISBN-13: 9781632866011

    Language: English

  • The Talmud - A Biography: Banned, censored and burned. The book they couldn't suppress
    Views : 488
    Pages : 256

    by: Harry Freedman

    Publisher: pBloomsbury USA

    Book Description

    A history of the Jewish people as reflected in its central text.

    The Talmud, Freedman (The Gospels' Veiled Agenda: Revolution, Priesthood and the Holy Grail, 2009, etc.) explains in this capacious history, is an “arcane and obscure” compendium of interpretations of the Hebrew Bible. Containing nearly 2 million words ... more

    Publish on

    2014-10-14

    ISBN-10: 1472905946

    ISBN-13: 9781472905949

    Language: English