Killing Jesus: A History

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Macmillan, Sep 24, 2013 - History - 304 pages
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Millions of readers have thrilled to bestselling authors Bill OíReilly and historian Martin Dugardís Killing Kennedy and Killing Lincoln, page-turning works of nonfiction that have changed the way we read history.†Now the anchor of The OíReilly Factor details the events leading up to the murder of the most influential man in history: Jesus of Nazareth. Nearly two thousand years after this beloved and controversial young revolutionary was brutally killed by Roman soldiers, more than 2.2 billion human beings attempt to follow his teachings and believe he is God. Killing Jesus will take readers inside Jesusís life, recounting the seismic political and historical events that made his death inevitable - and changed the world forever.

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Very factual and well researched. - Goodreads
It's a stupid premise. - Goodreads
O'Reilly is easy to read. - Goodreads
Some " fact" selection and omission seems labored. - Goodreads
Very readable, informative writing about Christ's life. - Goodreads
Fascinating, gripping historical, page turner. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Suzanne - Goodreads

There were some drier chapters about Roman history to get through, but once you did it helped you understand the politics of the day. These set the scene for the life of Jesus to play out. This book ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jill Ford moreland - Goodreads

Read this book while as a teacher at a private Christian school. We were learning about Rome and it really made me be able to "see" more of what Jesus would have gone through as a person living in ... Read full review

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Bill O'Reilly is the anchor of The O'Reilly Factor, the highest-rated cable news show in the country. He also writes a syndicated newspaper column and is the author of several number-one bestselling books.

Martin Dugard is the New York Times bestselling author of several books of history. His book Into Africa: The Epic Adventures of Stanley and Livingstone has been adapted into a History Channel special. He lives in Southern California with his wife and three sons.

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