Bibliographic Details

The Bible in Western culture : the student's guide / Dee Dyas and Esther Hughes ; consulting editor, Stephen H. Travis.

Author / Creator Dyas, Dee.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 260 pages)
Language English
Subject Bible -- Introductions.
Bible -- Influence.
Bible.
Christianity and culture.
BIBLES -- General.
RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- General.
RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- Handbooks.
Christianity and culture.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Introductions.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11304122
Other authors / contributors Hughes, Esther (Esther Scott)
Travis, Stephen.
ISBN 9781136525698
1136525696
9781306855501
1306855500
9781315017129
1315017121
0415326176
9780415326179
0415326184
9780415326186
9780415326186
9780415326179
Digital file characteristics data file
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-260).
Summary The influence of the Bible in Western culture is immeasurable, but these days few of us know much about it. Presenting concise and accessible introductions to the Bible's most important characters, stories and themes, this text encourages better understanding, study and analysis of the Christian element in Western culture. With no prior biblical knowledge required, this clearly presented volume delivers a framework of understanding for those studying Western literature, art, historical events, or for those simply wanting to improve their general knowledge. Filling a gap in the.
Other form Print version: Dyas, Dee. Bible in Western culture. London ; New York : Routledge, 2005 9780415326179