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The Great Poems of the Bible by James L. Kugel

- Abstract

A book like James L. Kugel’s The Great Poems of the Bible could probably have been conceived only in the modern age, which has dispensed with the notion of biblical truth and finds the Bible’s principal glory in its literary art.

About the Author

Algis Valiunas writes on culture and politics for COMMENTARY and other magazines. His "Goethe’s Magnificent Self" appeared in January.