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God

A Biography

God( )
Author: Miles, Jack
ISBN:978-0-679-74368-2
Publication Date:Mar 1996
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Vintage
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.95
Book Description:

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE What sort of "person" is God? What is his "life story"? Is it possible to approach him not as an object of religious reverence, but as the protagonist of the world's greatest book--as a character who possesses all the depths, contradictions, and abiguities of a Hamlet? This is the task that Jack Miles--a former Jesuit trained in religious studies and Near Eastern languages--accomplishes with such brilliance and originality in God: A...
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Book Details
Pages:464
Detailed Subjects: Religion / Theology
Religion / Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / Old Testament
Religion / Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.2 x 8 x 0.97 Inches
Book Weight:0.725 Pounds
Author Biography
Miles, Jack (Author)
He has been a Regents Lecturer at the University of California & a professor of humanities at Claremont Graduate University. He is currently senior adviser to the president of the J. Paul Getty Trust. He lives in Pasadena, California.

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