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Ben-Hur; a tale of the Christ.

by Lew Wallace

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Published by Harper & Bros. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indiana -- Fiction.,
  • Jesus Christ -- Fiction.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3134 .B4 1901
    The Physical Object
    Pagination560 p.
    Number of Pages560
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24196942M
    LC Control Number04015168
    OCLC/WorldCa276327

    Betrayed by his best friend and enslaved by the Romans, Judah Ben-Hur is intent on seeking revenge, not redemption, when he encounters Jesus Christ. Combining a historical adventure with a message of Christian love and compassion, this story blends the excitement of a quest with the thrill of forgiveness. pages, softcover. Dover thrift : Dover Publications.   Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user :

    ben-hur: a tale of the christ by lew wallace to the wife of my youth who still abides with me book first - i ii iii iv v vi vii viii ix x xi xii xiii xiv book second - i ii iii iv v vi vii book third - i ii iii iv v vi book fourth - i ii iii iv v vi vii viii ix x xi xii xiii xiv xv xvi xvii book fifth - i ii iii iv v vi vii viii ix x xi xii.   Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ/Book 1/Chapter 3. From Wikisource Tale of the Christ. Jump to navigation Jump to search ←Chapter 2. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ () by Lew Wallace Book 1, Chapter 3.

      Directed by Fred Niblo, Charles Brabin, Christy Cabanne. With Ramon Novarro, Francis X. Bushman, May McAvoy, Betty Bronson. A Jewish prince seeks to find his family and revenge himself upon his childhood friend who had him wrongly imprisoned/10(7K). Ben-Hur: a tale of the Christ. [Lew Wallace] -- A wealthy young Jew and his family experiencing changing fortunes under Roman tyranny are affected by the life and teachings of a Nazarene named Jesus Christ.


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Ben-Hur is one of the best selling books of all times. This poignant novel intertwines the life stories of a Jewish charioteer named Judah Ben-Hur and Jesus Christ.

It explores the themes of betrayal and redemption. Ben-Hur's family is wrongly accused and convicted of treason during the time of Christ/5(). Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a novel by Lew Wallace published by Harper & Brothers on Novemand considered "the most influential Christian book of the nineteenth century".

The story recounts in descriptive detail the adventures of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish prince from Jerusalem who is enslaved by the Romans at the beginning of the 1st century and becomes a charioteer and a Christian.4/5.

A very long and quite tedious prologue (about 15% of the book) accompanies the Magi on the travels to find the newborn Christ but the main text covers about ten years in the life of Judah Ben-Hur, the son of a, now dead, rich Jew Jerusalem/5().

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ Book 1 CHAPTER I The Jebel es Zubleh is a mountain fifty miles and more in length, and so narrow that its tracery on the map gives it a likeness to a caterpillar crawling from the south to the north. Standing on its red-and-white cliffs, and looking off under the path of the/5().

Lewis "Lew" Wallace was a lawyer, governor, Union general in the American Civil War, American statesman, and author, best remembered for his historical novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ 4/5.

Free download or read online Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Lew Wallace. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.4/5.

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. by Lew Wallace. to THE WIFE OF MY YOUTH who still abides with me. BOOK FIRST. CHAPTER I. The Jebel es Zubleh is a mountain fifty miles and more in length, and so narrow that its tracery on the map gives it a likeness to.

a caterpillar crawling from the south to File Size: 1MB. Ben-Hur: A tale of the Christ Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Historical fiction Subject: Jesus Christ -- Fiction Subject: Christian fiction Subject: Rome -- History -- Tiberius, -- Fiction Subject: Tiberius, Emperor of Rome 42 B.C A.D.

-- Fiction Subject: Bible. A classic story of redemption and forgiveness, Lew Wallace’s Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ is one of the most influential Christian novels of the 19th century, as it tells the stories of many peripheral Biblical figures in addition to that of Jesus himself. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ () by Lew Wallace is one of the most popular and beloved 19th century American novels.

This faithful New Testament tale combines the events of the life of Jesus with grand historical spectacle in the exciting story of Judah of the House of Hur, a man who finds extraordinary redemption for himself and his family/5().

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ by General Lew Wallace was published by Harper & Brothers on Novem Wallace had been researching and writing the novel for seven years. Wallace had been researching and writing the novel for seven years.

Ben-Hur, A Tale of the Christ, is a very adept and satisfying rewrite of the original, best-selling novel by Lew Wallace. The author is the great-great-granddaughter of Lew Wallace. She has crafted an updated, easier-to-read version, full of action and drama, in keeping with the original story/5.

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CHAPTER I. The Jebel es Zubleh is a mountain fifty miles and more in length, and so narrow that its tracery on the map gives it a likeness to a caterpillar crawling from the south to the north.5/5(2). Buy a cheap copy of Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ book by Lew Wallace. illustrated: contains 20 original illustrationsfrom wiki:The story tells of the adventures of Judah Ben-Hur, Jewish prince and merchant in Jerusalem at the Free shipping over $Cited by: Summary: Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ is considered "the most influential Christian book of the nineteenth century".

It became a best-selling American novel, surpassing Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin () in sales. The story recounts in descriptive detail the adventures of Judah Ben-Hur, a fictional Jewish prince from Jerusalem, who is enslaved by the Romans at the beginning of Author: Lew Wallace.

Leww Wallace's Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ "Book 1" gives a sideline view of events taking pace around the days of Christ.

Book 1 gives the account of Christ's birth. (Summary by MHAIJH85) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox.

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ/Book 8/Chapter From Wikisource Tale of the Christ. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ () by Lew Wallace Book 8, Chapter 10 — CHAPTER X.

When the party—Balthasar, Simonides, Ben-Hur, Esther, and the two faithful Galileans—reached the place of crucifixion, Ben-Hur was in advance leading them. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ Lew WALLACE ( - ) Ben-Hur is a story of two very different heroes.

Judah Ben-Hur, a prince of Jerusalem, is involved in an accident to the Roman procurator which is taken to be intentional. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ/Book 1/Chapter 5. Jump to navigation Jump to search ←Chapter 4. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ () by Lew Wallace Book 1, Chapter 5.

Chapter 6 but the Ethiopian, without writing, without books, without mechanical faculty of any kind, quieted his soul by the worship of animals, birds, and insects. The intercepted letter was conclusive upon a number of points of great interest to Ben-Hur.

It had all the effect of a confession that the writer was a party to the putting-away of the family with murderous intent; that he had sanctioned the plan adopted for the purpose; that he had received a portion of the proceeds of the confiscation, and was yet in enjoyment of his part; that he dreaded.Ben Hur - A Tale of Christ by Lew Wallace is widely considered one of the most influental works of Christian fiction.

The book tells the story of a Jewish prince (Judah Ben-hur) who was made a slave by Roman captors. The story of Jesus' crucifixion is weaved in and, ultimately, Ben-Hur becomes a Christian. Listen to this classic audio book below.