Monthly Archives: November 2011

Wars, writ large, in the 940s

The 940s seem to be weighty books, of a heft that makes it difficult to carry three home at once.  I suppose that’s not inappropriate for such a serious subject, but it does make me wonder what it is about … Continue reading

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The Biblical 220s

Three possibilities here: 220, The Year of Living Biblically: One Man’s Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible, by A.J. Jacobs (2007) 222.1106, In the Beginning: A New Interpretation of Genesis, by Karen Armstrong (1996) 222.11092, Abraham: … Continue reading

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