Jesus: A Brief History
May 2009, Wiley-Blackwell
This price is valid for United States. Change location to view local pricing and availability.
- A concise, accessible and engaging exploration of Jesus's life and enduring influence
- Charts the changing global status and influence of Jesus, a Galilean Jew born when the ancient Roman Empire ruled the Mediterranean world, and how he has come to be honored as the Christ and recognized by billions of people around the world
- Traces the reception history of Jesus and his story over the past two millennia, through art, literature, and culture, as well as theology
- Draws on a fascinating range of materials - from ancient texts, creeds, and theological treatises, to the visual and dramatic arts, including books like The DaVinci Code and films such as The Passion of the Christ
Buy Both and Save 25%!
Jesus: A Brief History (US $109.95)
-and- Utopias: A Brief History from Ancient Writings to Virtual Communities (US $34.95)
Total List Price: US $144.90
Discounted Price: US $108.67 (Save: US $36.23)