Robert Graves's King Jesus (Penguin Modern Classics) PDF

By Robert Graves

Robert Graves's arguable ancient novel is a daring remodeling of the tale of Christ. the following Jesus isn't the son of God, however the results of a mystery marriage - the descendant of Herod and real King of the Jews. Written from the viewpoint of a lowly professional on the finish of the 1st century advert, King Jesus recounts Jesus's delivery, adolescence, lifestyles as a charismatic 'wonder employee' and the unorthodox, sour nature of his demise and resurrection. Portraying Jesus no longer as divine yet as a unsuitable human bent upon his personal doom, this retelling of the gospels is a compelling combination of analysis, mind's eye and narrative power.

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