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The King David report a novel. by Stefan Heym

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English



  • Israel


  • David, King of Israel -- Fiction.,
  • Bible. O.T. -- History of Biblical events -- Fiction.,
  • Israel -- Kings and rulers -- Fiction.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPZ3.H5175 Ki3, PR9110.9.H48 Ki3
The Physical Object
Pagination254 p. ;
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5431728M
ISBN 100399111972
LC Control Number73078603

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This is a list of books, beginning with the most recent, about ancient Israel's King David. I recently wrote one of the books on the list, and I thought it would be helpful to compile a list of mostly academic (but also a few popular) books on the topic. King David was the man who taught the world how to be King. A Warrior, poet and statesman chosen by God to rule over his people. The story of King David is the stuff of history, mythology, empire and salacious palace intrigue all mixed together in an epic story/5. May 30,  · Two years ago, renowned historian David J. Garrow was dismissive of newly released FBI files claiming Martin Luther King Jr. was a “whole-hearted” communist. David, second king of ancient Israel, an important figure in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. He was the father of Solomon. The primary evidence for David’s career is constituted by several chapters of the books 1 and 2 Samuel in the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament).

Oct 25,  · Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Biography of King David (c - c BCE) The biblical King David of Israel was known for his many skills as a musician, a warrior, a King, a poet and writer of psalms. In his 40 years as ruler, between approximately and B.C.E., he united the people of Israel, led them to victory in battle. Jan 01,  · Ethan wonders: which life should be reported in the King David Report? Written by one of Germany's most acclaimed dissident authors, The King David Report is both an analysis of the writer's obligations to truth, and an astute satire on the workings of history and politics in a totalitarian state. Helmut Flieg or Hellmuth Fliegel (10 April – 16 December ) was a German writer, known by his pseudonym Stefan lived in the United States (or served in its army abroad) between and , before moving back to the part of his native Germany which was, from to , the German Democratic Republic (GDR, "East Germany"). He published works in English and German at home Born: Helmut Flieg, 10 April , Chemnitz, Kingdom of .