Killing Jesus: A History

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Macmillan, Sep 24, 2013 - History - 293 pages
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Millions of readers have thrilled to bestselling authors Bill O'Reilly and historian Martin Dugard's Killing Kennedy and Killing Lincoln, page-turning works of nonfiction that have changed the way we read history.

Now the anchor of The O'Reilly 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 Jesus's life, recounting the seismic political and historical events that made his death inevitable - and changed the world forever.


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User Review  - ajlewis2 - LibraryThing

The book delivers what it says. It is the story of why, how, and by whom Jesus was killed. There is good detail of those involved along with their histories and their relationship to one another. I ... Read full review

great read

User Review  - happy buyer - Target

Love reading this book had trouble putting it down til I finish it. Not a super religious person but I was facinated how. They made Jesus come to life not just as the savior but human being with a history of his short life. Read it twice. 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 bookInto 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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