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In the Beginning : The Story of the King James Bible and How It Changed a Nation, a Language, and a Culture
by Alister McGrath




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The King James Bible has enriched the English language and Western culture more than any other single work. In the Beginning explores the forces–as political as they were theological–that led to the creation of an authorized translation of the Bible, the method of translation and printing, and its central role in the development of modern English. In the Beginning illuminates the history and significance of the King James in a way that is both informative and engaging.

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The King James Bible has enriched the English language and Western culture more than any other single work. In the Beginning explores the forces–as political as they were theological–that led to the creation of an authorized translation of the Bible, the method of translation and printing, and its central role in the development of modern English. In the Beginning illuminates the history and significance of the King James in a way that is both informative and engaging.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780385722162
  • ISBN-10: 0385722168
  • Publisher: Anchor Books
  • Publish Date: February 2002
  • Page Count: 352
  • Dimensions: 8 x 5.1 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.75 pounds


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