The fascinating account of how the story of the Buddha was transformed into the legend of a Christian saint.
“Exhilarating . . . a scholarly tour de force. The story Nirenberg has to tell is not over.”—Adam Kirsch, Tablet
The English Bible, King James Version: The Old Testament and The New Testament and The Apocrypha: A Norton Critical Edition
“Making [the King James Version] vividly readable again.” —Robert Alter, New Republic
“A delightfully original take on…the prospects for liberal democracy in the broader Islamic Middle East.”—Matthew Kaminski, Wall Street Journal
Eye-opening accounts of heroic resistance to religious extremism.