Life in Year One: What the World Was Like in First-Century Palestine

Version: Unabridged
Author: Scott Korb
Narrator: Arthur Morey
Genres: History, Ancient Civilizations
Publisher: Tantor Media
Published In: April 2010
# of Units: 6 CDs
Length: 6 hours, 30 minutes
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For anyone who has ever pondered what everyday life was like during the time of Jesus comes a lively and illuminating portrait of the nearly unknown world of daily life in first-century Palestine.

Reviews (2)

Life in the Year One

Written by Anonymous on August 13th, 2012

  • Book Rating: 1/5

This book has no clear point, and is based on speculation and innuendo. One of the worst books I've ever read.

Very interesting

Written by Anonymous on June 16th, 2012

  • Book Rating: 4/5

Well thought out exploration of the reality of living in Palestine/Jerusalem area around the time of Christ.

Author Details

Author Details

Korb, Scott

Peter Bebergal graduated from Brandeis University and the Harvard Divinity School. His essays, stories, and interviews have appeared in "Salon,"" Nextbook,"" Beliefnet,"" "the "Believer,"" "and the "Boston Globe. "He is also an editor at "Zeek. "Peter teaches writing at Simmons College and lives with his wife and son in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Scott Korb received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin and graduate degrees from Union Seminary and Columbia University. He has written for "Harper's,"" Gastronomica,"" "the" Revealer,"" Commonweal," and "Killing the Buddha." He lives in Brooklyn.