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The Lost Gospel

The Lost Gospel

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Written by Herbert KrosneyAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Herbert Krosney
Foreword by Bart D. EhrmanAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Bart D. Ehrman

  • Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
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  • Publisher: National Geographic
  • On Sale: April 6, 2006
  • Price: $27.00
  • ISBN: 978-1-4262-0041-0 (1-4262-0041-2)
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a trade paperback.
about this book

In this compelling and exhaustively researched account, Herbert Krosney unravels how the Gospel of Judas was found and its meaning painstakingly teased from the ancient Coptic script that had hid its message for centuries. With all the skills of an investigative journalist and master storyteller, Krosney traces the forgotten gospel’s improbable journey across three continents, a trek that would take it through the netherworld of the international antiquities trade, until the crumbling papyrus is finally made to give up its secrets.

The race to discover the Gospel of Judas is truly one of the great detective stories of biblical archaeology, and its full story is engagingly related in The Lost Gospel.