"Takes readers on a visual journey with Jesus, presenting concepts of faith, history, archeology, and geography, in a gift format for history lovers and faithful alike." -"Publisher's Weekly" "The location photography, artwork, ancient artifacts, and scores of specially commissioned maps would help anyone comprehend Jesus as a dynamic teacher, leader, and man." -"Christian Science Sentinel" "This worthy book could be read alongside the Gospels or could stand alone as a historical work." "-Bookpage" "Offers a fresh and often moving encounter with a fully realized human being; a social and spiritual activist who still resonates with the great issues of our day." "-Santa Barbara Independent" "Stunning illustrations, photographs, and maps...a vivid and thorough picture of the life and times of Jesus." "-War Cry "(the Salvation Army's biweekly magazine) "Part coffee-table book and part reference work, this title offers plenty of illustrations...and a plethora of interesting facts." "-Library Journal" "A good read, it arrives just in time for giving as a gift this Christmas." "-St. Anthony Messenger"" "
About the Author
JEAN-PIERRE ISBOUTS completed his doctoral program on archaeology and art at the University of Leyden, and is currently Professor of Culture and Media Studies at Fielding Graduate University in Santa Barbara, CA. In addition to From Moses to Muhammad, he is also the writer of four television programs that explore the legacy of the Bible, including the Hallmark television mini-series The Quest For Peace, which won the 2005 Gold Aurora Award and the 2005 DeRose-Hinkhouse Award.