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Adam, Eve, and the Serpent

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Adam, Eve, and the Serpent by Elaine Pagels
Sep 19, 1989 | 224 Pages
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    Sep 19, 1989 | 224 Pages

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    Oct 05, 2011 | 224 Pages

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“A stunning book . . . [that] refreshes our view of early Christianity.” —Christian Science Monitor

“[Adam, Eve, and the Serpent] confirms her reputation as both a scholar and a popular interpreter. . . . Her book is continuously rewarding and illuminating.” —The New York Times

“This virtuoso study may disquiet some readers and refresh other; the debate it opens is not likely to leave any reader unmoved.” —The New Yorker

“Ms. Pagels has taken a complex and seemingly arcane subject and made it fascinating and accessible. . . . Any scholarly author who has ever tried to do that will recognize the brilliance of her achievement.”  —Wall Street Journal

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