The First Century: Emperors, Gods and Everyman

Front Cover
HarperCollins Canada, Limited, 1990 - History - 402 pages
0 Reviews
The dawn of the first century saw Rome ascend to its fullest glory, Christian missionaries reaching India, the building of the pyramids in Mexico, and Buddhism being welcomed at the Chinese imperial court. William Klingman has written this engrossing history of the major events and people at the time of Jesus, the Roman Empire, and the Han Dynasty. Illustrated.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

The first century: emperors, gods, and everyman

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Since American culture often hedges between Christian and Oriental spiritual thought, sometimes opting to combine the two for a personalized belief system, there is clearly a need to put these two ... Read full review

Contents

PROLOGUE The King of the Jews
1
Rome and Rhodes 14 c b
17
Jerusalem 9 c e
48
Copyright

17 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

Peculiar People
Richard Soule
Limited preview - 2003
All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information