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Rogues of the Bible / by James Black ...

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM 220.92 B627R (Text) 0000102595154 General book Available -

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  • Physical Description: x pages, 1 leaf, 262 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York ; Harper and Brothers, 1930.

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General Note:
"This book is a plea for a revaluation, long overdue, of some of the outstanding characters of the Bible, who have been immemorially criticised or condemned."--Introduction.
London edition (Hodder and Stoughton, limited) has title: An apology for rogues.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- An apology for Cain -- An argument for Esau -- An appreciation for Korah -- A discharge for Balaam -- An appeal for Saul -- A statement for Jezebel -- A plea for Gehazi -- An exoneration for Christ's generation -- In defence of the elder brother and the Pharisees -- A vindication of Pontius Pilate -- In praise of two splendid cowards -- A reconsideration of Ananias -- The case for Demas.
Summary, etc.:
"This book is a plea for a revaluation, long overdue, of some of the outstanding characters of the Bible, who have been immemorially criticised or condemned."--Introduction.
Subject: Bible > Biography.
Rogues and vagabonds in the Bible > Biography.

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