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Ben-Hur

2006-01-01 | Fiction


• Author :_Lew Wallace
• Pages :_ sheets
• ISBN-10 :_1442939796
• ISBN-13 :_9781442939790

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• Description : "Ben-Hur" is an exquisite journey into the times of Christ. Almost every important detail is given about the social, political, economic and religious beliefs and practices which undoubtedly enable the readers to fully understand the mind-set of the people of that age. The exotic story of Judah Ben-Hur vividly portrays human emotion, courage, determination, fortitude, and struggle. [...] by Publisher : 'ReadHowYouWant.com'



• Author :_Lew Wallace
• Pages :_62 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_
• ISBN-13 :_

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• Description : G/color/3 hrs 31 min. [...] by Publisher : 'Best Classic Books'



• Author :_Frank Morison
• Pages :_193 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_1257088866
• ISBN-13 :_9781257088867

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Ben-Hur

2016-07-19 | Fiction


• Author :_Carol Wallace
• Pages :_432 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_1496412095
• ISBN-13 :_9781496412096

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• Description : As one of the bestselling stories of all time, Lew Wallace’s Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ has captivated and enthralled millions around the world—both in print and on the big screen. Now Lew’s great-great-granddaughter has taken the old-fashioned prose of this classic novel and breathed new life into it for today’s audience. Coming to theaters in August 2016 as Ben-Hur, a major motion picture from MGM and Paramount studios, the story follows Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman whose childhood friend Messala betrays him. Accused of trying to murder the new Roman governor in Jerusalem, Judah is sentenced to the galley ships and vows to seek revenge against the Romans and Messala. But a chance encounter with a carpenter from Nazareth sets Judah on a different path. Rediscover the intrigue, romance, and tragedy in this thrilling adventure. Also included: the inspiring story-behind-the-story of Lew Wallace—Indiana lawyer, author, and Civil War general. [...] by Publisher : 'NavPress'



• Author :_Lew Wallace
• Pages :_558 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_802686851X
• ISBN-13 :_9788026868514

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• Description : This carefully crafted ebook: “Ben-Hur (A Tale of the Christ)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Ben-Hur describes the adventures of Judah Ben-Hur, Jewish prince from Jerusalem who gets betrayed by his friend from childhood and enslaved by the Romans. He is taken to Rome where he becomes a charioteer and a Christian. Running in parallel with Judah's narrative is the unfolding story of Jesus, who comes from the same region and is a similar age. The novel reflects themes of betrayal, conviction, and redemption, with a revenge plot that leads to a story of love and compassion. Lew Wallace (1827-1905) was an American lawyer, Union general in the American Civil War, politician, diplomat, and author. Among his novels and biographies, Wallace is best known for his historical adventure story, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, a bestselling novel that has been called "the most influential Christian book of the nineteenth century." [...] by Publisher : 'e-artnow'



• Author :_Lewis Wallace
• Pages :_397 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_9635240783
• ISBN-13 :_9789635240784

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• Description : Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a novel by Lew Wallace published on November 12, 1880 by Harper & Brothers. Wallace's work is part of an important sub-genre of historical fiction set among the characters of the New Testament. The novel was a phenomenal best-seller; it soon surpassed Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) as the best-selling American novel and retained this distinction until the 1936 publication of Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind. The central character is Judah, prince of the Hebrew house of Hur. Judah grows up in Jerusalem, during the turbulent years around the birth of Christ. His best friend is Messala, a Roman. As adults Judah and Messala become rivals, each hating the other, which leads to Judah's downfall and eventual triumph. Elements of the story include leprosy, naval battles among galleys, the Roman hippodrome, Roman adoption, Magus Balthasar, the Arab sheikh Ilderim. [...] by Publisher : 'Booklassic'



• Author :_Joanne Williamson
• Pages :_206 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_1883937736
• ISBN-13 :_9781883937737

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• Description : A never-before published tale by the author of the best-selling Hittite Warrior, carries the reader back to Ancient Egypt and biblical Jerusalem. It is 701 B.C-rule of the Kushite dynasty in ancient Egypt. Young Prince Taharka, a very minor royal son, succeeds unexpectedly to the throne of Kush and Egypt-a divine rulership. It's not long, however, before a treacherous plot pushes him into sudden exile and into the hands of Amos, an emissary of King Hezekiah seeking help against the Assyrians. Posing as a medical assistant, Taharka journeys with Amos to Judea where he encounters two kings in conflict. His true identity suddenly uncovered, he must choose with whom he will fight-the mighty Assyrian, Sennacherib, promising alliance or Hezekiah, the Jew who trusts in Yahweh. A novel inspired by research on the historical King Taharka and his period. [...] by Publisher : 'Bethlehem Books'



• Author :_Lew Wallace
• Pages :_575 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_8026868501
• ISBN-13 :_9788026868507

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• Description : This carefully crafted ebook: “Ben-Hur (Illustrated)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ describes the adventures of Judah Ben-Hur, Jewish prince from Jerusalem who gets betrayed by his friend from childhood and enslaved by the Romans. He is taken to Rome where he becomes a charioteer and a Christian. Running in parallel with Judah's narrative is the unfolding story of Jesus, who comes from the same region and is a similar age. The novel reflects themes of betrayal, conviction, and redemption, with a revenge plot that leads to a story of love and compassion. Lew Wallace (1827 – 1905) was an American lawyer, Union general in the American Civil War, politician, diplomat, and author. Among his novels and biographies, Wallace is best known for his historical adventure story, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, a bestselling novel that has been called "the most influential Christian book of the nineteenth century." [...] by Publisher : 'e-artnow'

Ben-Hur

2010 |


• Author :_Lewis Wallace
• Pages :_48 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_9781906814533
• ISBN-13 :_1906814538

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• Description : Lew Wallace's "Tale of the Christ" as told through the life of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish heir accused of attempting to assassinate a Roman Governor and sold into slavery as punishment. Classics Illustrated tells this wonderful tale in colorful comic strip form, offering an excellent introduction for younger readers. This edition also includes a biography of Lew Wallace, theme discussions and study questions, which can be used both in the classroom or at home to further engage the reader in the story. The Classics Illustrated comic book series began life in 1941 with its first issue, Alexandre Dumas "The Three Musketeers," and has since included over 200 classic tales released around the world. This new edition is specifically tailored to engage and educate young readers with some of the greatest works ever written, while still thrilling older readers who have loving memories of this series of old. Each book contains dedicated theme discussions and study questions to further develop the reader s understanding and enjoyment of the work at hand." [...] by Publisher : 'Anchor Books'

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