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ISBN: 0007108931 / ISBN-13: 9780007108930

Power and Glory: Jacobean England and the Making of the King James Bible

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A fascinating, lively account of the making of the King James Bible. James VI of Scotland -- now James I of England -- came into his new kingdom in ... Show synopsis

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  • Power and Glory: Jacobean England and the Making of the King James Bible (HarperCollins Publishers Ltd) – Hardcover (2003)
    by Adam Nicolson

    Power and Glory: Jacobean England and the Making of the King James Bible

    Hardcover, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
    2003
    288 pages

    ISBN: 0007108931
    ISBN-13: 9780007108930

    James VI of Scotland - James I of England - came into his new kingdom in 1603. Trained almost from birth to manage rival political factions, he was determined not only to hold his throne, but to avoid the strife caused by religious groups that was bedevilling most European countries. He would hold his God-appointed position and unify his kingdom. Out of these circumstances, and involving the very people who were engaged in the bitterest controversies, a book of extraordinary grace and lasting literary appeal was created: ... Show more

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