The Man Jesus: Fact and Legend
Some 2000 years ago there was a holy man in Palestine. We know that he was called Jesus and that his teachings have come down to us this day. But what of Jesus as a man, as a historical being?
In the very nature of things, of course, we will never be able to produce a biography, but this book is probably as close to it as possible. Based on modern research, it sets out to present succinctly what we can now say of this truly remarkable man.
The author, a classical scholar with previous books to his name, has given us here a straightforward and very readable summary of what we now know, which will interest most people be they believer, agnostic or atheist.
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