Current best sellers

November 1996
Christian Century;11/20/96, Vol. 113 Issue 34, p1132
Presents a list of best sellers that focus on religion. Includes `Illustrated History of the Bible,' by J.R. Porter; `Companion to the Bible,' edited by Bruce Metzger and Michael D. Coogan; `Is There a God?,' by Richard Swinburne.


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