The Illustrated Bible Story by Story (Hardcover)
DK, 9780756689629, 512pp.
Publication Date: February 20, 2012
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The Illustrated Bible Story by Story
is an indispensable retelling of the stories that have absorbed readers for centuries.
Authenticated by a team of expert biblical scholars and historians, The Illustrated Bible Story by Story traces the events and places that have shaped the scriptures, book by book, prophet by prophet, miracle by miracle.
With comprehensive and objective coverage of every major covenant, prophecy, miracle, and parable in the Old and New Testaments, set clearly in their historical and religious context, The Illustrated Bible Story by Story's uniquely accessible approach appeals to a general readership of any faith, making this an ideal gift as well as an essential resource for homes, schools, and libraries.
- Supported by archaeological discoveries and historical documentation
- Profiles key figures, from Adam and Eve to John the Baptist to Saint Paul
- Focuses on key sites, such as Jericho and Mount Sinai
- Comprehensive timelines give an instant overview of events
- Before-and-after panels throughout link events over time
- Features portraits, works of art, maps, landscapes, and key artifacts
- Includes family trees showing genealogies
About the Author
DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products. Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK’s extensive children’s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO® books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.
Praise For The Illustrated Bible Story by Story…
"Gorgeous, coffee-table-size volume…will delight the eye. With sumptuous illustrations and clear explanations, The Illustrated Bible Story by Story brings the best-selling book of all time to life." – Journal of The International Society of Bible Collectors