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Jack Miles

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Jack Miles is a writer whose work has appeared in numerous national publications, including The Atlantic Monthly, the The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, and The Los Angeles Times, where he served for ten years as literary editor and as a member of the newspaper’s editorial board. The recipient of a Ph.D. in Near Eastern languages from Harvard University and a former Jesuit, he has been a Regents Lecturer at the University of California, director of the Humanities Center at Claremont Graduate University, and visiting professor of humanities at the California Institute of Technology. His first book... Read More

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Christ
A Crisis in the Life of God
Written by Jack Miles


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 5, 2002
Price: $16.95

With the same passionate scholarship and analytical audacity he brought to the character of God, Jack Miles now approaches the literary and theological enigma of Jesus. In so doing, he tells the story of a broken promise—God’s ancient covenant with Israel—and of its strange, unlooked-for fulfillment. For, having abandoned his chosen... Read more >
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Christ
A Crisis in the Life of God
Written by Jack Miles


Format: eBook, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: April 27, 2011
Price: $14.99

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God: A Biography

Written by Jack Miles


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 19, 1996
Price: $16.95

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize

In this acclaimed work, Miles offers a brilliant and original portrait of God--God in the guise of a great literary character, the hero of the Old Testament.  Using the Hebrew Bible as his text, Miles shows us a God who evolves through his relationship with man, who he... Read more >
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God: A Biography

Written by Jack Miles


Format: eBook, 464 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 30, 2011
Price: $12.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.
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