A Biography (Books That Changed the World)
Discover the fascinating story of Christianity's spiritual guide in this best-selling book. The Bible is the world's most widely-distributed and translated book, but its rich history and complex contents remain obscure. Written by various authors and translated into thousands of languages, it has evolved into a sacred text with manifold meanings. In this seminal analysis, historian Karen Armstrong delves into the book's social and political background, exploring its journey from oral history to written scripture. Whether you're a person of faith or simply curious, this captivating book is a must-read.