Brush Up Your Bible!

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HarperCollins, Sep 13, 1995 - Reference - 384 pages
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No book is more referenced than the Bible, and no book is more wrongly referenced. Brush Up Your Bible! explains the biblical significance of more than 400 words and phrases that have become part of everyday speech, such as "all things to all men", and "a wolf in sheep's clothing". Illustrations.

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A good source of biblical trivia, albeit not as good as Potter's "Is THAT in the Bible?" Read full review

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Michael Macrone is the author of nine entertain-ing guides to literary and intellectual history. His specialties include the Shakespeare canon, classical writings, mythology, the Bible, and great ideas. He lives in San Francisco, California.

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