Journey from Texts to Translations: The Origin and Development of the Bible
Author: Wegner, Paul D.
Brand: Baker Academic
Number Of Pages: 464
Release Date: 01-08-2004
Details: Product Description Though written thousands of years ago, the Bible continues to fascinate and guide readers today. This book explains how the Bible that we use came to be in its present form. Wegner introduces the Bible and its arrangement, describes how the various books were collected into a single canon, examines how the Bible was passed from one generation to the next, explores how and why early versions were produced, and discusses the myriad of English translations. Numerous charts, photos, and illustrations are included. About the Author Paul D. Wegner (Ph.D., King's College, University of London) is professor of Old Testament at Phoenix Seminary, Scottsdale, Arizona.
Package Dimensions: 10.0 x 7.0 x 1.1 inches