Canada's Big Biblical Bargain
How McGill University Bought the Dead Sea ScrollsBook - 2010
Providing many vibrant details, the authors examine the intrigue surrounding the Dead Sea Scrolls and debunk many of the myths about them, including allegations of the Vatican's involvement in hiding the texts from scholars, the possibility that they contained earth shattering revelations, and the actual status of the infamous international editorial committee who limited access to the texts. A fascinating account of international relations, religious negotiation, and scholars, Canada's Big Biblical Bargain reveals another part of the fascinating tale of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Publisher: Montréal : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2010
Branch Call Number: 296.155 KAL 2010
Characteristics: xxiv, 424 p. : ill. ; 24 cm