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Author Gottschlich, Jürgen, author.

Title The Bible hunter : the quest for the original New Testament / Jürgen Gottschlich ; translated by John Brownjohn.

Publication Info. London : Haus Publishing Ltd, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    225.48 GOT    Available
Description x, 183 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "In 1844, academic and fundamentalist Christian Constantin Tischendorf, who was driven by his obsession with the origins of the Bible to a remote monastery in the middle of the Sinai Desert, discovered the manuscript in a basket said to have been discarded by the monks ... Part travelogue, part historical study and part critique, The Bible hunter tells of the author's trip to Sinai, the history of the Bible and early Church and the lives and liturgies of the monks of St. Catherine's Monastery"--Jacket flap.
Subject Tischendorf, Constantin von, 1815-1874.
Gottschlich, Jürgen -- Travel.
Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai)
Codex Sinaiticus (Biblical manuscript) -- History.
Bible -- History.
Added Author Brownjohn, John, translator.
Added Title Bibeljäger. English
Translation Of: Gottschlich, Jürgen. Bibeljäger (OCoLC)862953438
ISBN 9781908323477
9781908323484 (ebook)

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