Click here to skip to this page's main content.

New to the Open Library? — Learn how it works
Last edited by ImportBot
September 2, 2017 | History
Cover of: Bible Babel by Kristin M. Swenson

Bible Babel
Making Sense of the Most Talked about Book of All Time
1st ed.

Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

What is the Bible, anyway?
Different Bibles and a hidden Bible, too
As it is written : history in the Bible
Contexts and culture: history behind the Bible
Getting to the good book: history of the Bible
What's the best translation?
We've got issues
Quotes and misquotes
Men, famous and infamous
Lovely (and not so) ladies
Flora, fauna, etcetera
Sites to be seen
God names, beings, and doings.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [286]-323) and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 220.61
Library of Congress BS475.3 .S846 2010

The Physical Object

Format Hardcover
Pagination xix, 343 p. :
Number of pages 343

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24453253M
Internet Archive biblebabelmaking00swen
ISBN 10 0061728292
ISBN 13 9780061728297
LC Control Number 2010278280
OCLC/WorldCat 419857171
Google ipHD6eqhJ6EC
Library Thing 9468359
Goodreads 7085446



Better World Books $3.98 (used)


You could add Bible Babel to a list if you log in.

History Created November 19, 2010 · 4 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON / OPDS

September 2, 2017 Edited by ImportBot import new book
March 27, 2012 Edited by Robin Lionheart isbn10, gr, lt, google, caps
March 27, 2012 Edited by Robin Lionheart Added new cover
November 19, 2010 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Library of Congress MARC record.