The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Volume 1: Hinduism, Buddhism, Daoism; Volume 2: Judaism, Christianity, Islam
This groundbreaking new Norton Anthology enables the six major, living, international world religions to speak to students in their own words.
Ancient Israel: The Former Prophets: Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Kings: A Translation with Commentary
Robert Alter’s award-winning translation of the Hebrew Bible continues with the stirring narrative of Israel’s ancient history.
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
“Making [the King James Version] vividly readable again.” —Robert Alter, New Republic