101 Myths of the Bible: How Ancient Scribes Invented Biblical History
In his startling book, Gary Greenberg exposes the reality behind the greatest story ever told. Learn about the Egyptian myths and ancient folklore that survive in one of history's most sacred texts, and discover how:
-King David's bodyguard, not David, killed Goliath
-Noah's Ark did not land on Mount Ararat
-Samson did not pull down a Philistine temple
-There are at least two versions of the Ten Commandments
-The walls of Jericho were destroyed 300 years before Joshua arrived there
-Sodom and Gomorrah were mythical cities that never existed
-The story of Esther had nothing to do with the Jews of Persia
-And much, much more
101 Myths of the Bible provides a new dimension of biblical studies for believers, historians and anyone who has ever wondered about the facts behind the legends. By looking deeper into history, Greenberg shows that the true story makes the Bible more interesting than ever imagined!
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101 MYTHS OF THE BIBLEUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Greenberg, author of The Moses Mystery, sets out to uncover the layers of mythology within the Bible. He studies stories that have at least two contradictory accounts in the Bible; those that closely ... Read full review
This book does not deserve a rating. Mr Greenberg is really reaching to try to disprove something he obviously does not understand. I feel sorry for him. There are many men much smarter and more educated that have tried to disprove the Bible. And every time they only prove it to be the most scientifically proven book every written. In the end, they always believe. May the Lord bless you Gary Greenberg.