Ben-Hur, A Tale of the Christ

Ben-Hur, A Tale of the Christ

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"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. 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."
Publisher: Carol Stream, Ill. :, Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.,, 2016
ISBN: 9781496411068
Characteristics: x, 409 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Wallace, Lew 1827-1905 Ben-Hur


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