The Penguin Book of Hell download free [PDF and Ebook] by Scott G. Bruce

The Penguin Book of Hell download free [PDF and Ebook] by Scott G. Bruce year 2018
  • Book name: The Penguin Book of Hell
  • Author: Scott G. Bruce
  • Release date: 2018/8/29
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780143131625
  • Rating: 8.98 of 10
  • Votes: 730
  • Review by: Leah Delacruz
  • Review rating: 8.15 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/24
  • Total pages: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 25 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Journey into the underworld through three thousand years of visions of hell, from the ancient Near East to modern AmericaFrom the Hebrew Bible's shadowy realm of Sheol to twenty-first-century visions of Hell on earth, The Penguin Book of Hell takes us through three thousand years of eternal damnation. Along the way, you'll take a ferry ride with Aeneas to Hades, across the river Acheron; meet the Devil as imagined by a twelfth-century Irish monk - a monster with a thousand giant hands; wander the nine circles of Hell in Dante's Inferno and witness the debates that raged in Victorian England when new scientific advances cast doubt on the idea of an eternal hereafter. Drawing upon religious poetry, epics, theological treatises, stories of miracles and accounts of saints' lives, this fascinating volume of hellscapes illuminates how Hell has long haunted us, in both life and death.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 21H19M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Medieval History, Unexplained Phenomena / The Paranormal, Satanism & Demonology, Literary Essays, Theology
  • Available formats: DOC, PPTX, EPUB, RB, PDF, TXT, TIFF, WORD. Compressed in LHA, IMG, RAR, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 16.09 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x20.32mm
  • Weight: 226.8g
  • Printed by: PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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