Mary Called Magdalene

Author(s): Margaret George

Hardback fiction

Mary, Called Magdalene is George's most ambitious work yet. Brilliantly grounded in both biblical and secular historical research, it depicts Mary of Magdala in the first hundred years of the first millennium -- even as it peels away layers of legend. Testaments, letters, and narrative convincingly capture Mary's immediate and moving voice as she becomes part of the circle of disciples and comes to grips with the divine. Bridging the gap for readers of Antonia Fraser and fans of The Red Tent, Mary, Called Magdalene transcends both history and fiction to become the diary of a soul.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781405005401
  • : Macmillan Publishers Limited
  • : Macmillan Publishers Limited
  • : June 2005
  • : 5 Centimeters X 16.5 Centimeters X 24.3 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Margaret George
  • : Hardback
  • : very good
  • : 652