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A Cross of Centuries Twenty-five Imaginative Tales About the Christ

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  • Copyright: 2007-05-08
  • Publisher: Da Capo Press
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A collection of stories about the Biblical Jesus and others by the writers, Dostoyevsky, Bradbury, and Hemingway.

Author Biography

Michael Bishop, editor of the Locus Award-winning anthology Light Years and Dark, co-editor with Ian Watson of the anthology Changes and editor of three consecutive volumes of the annual Nebula Award Stories, has won two Nebula Awards, a Mythopoeic Fantasy Award, a Locus Award for best fantasy novel, and a Southeastern Science Fiction Award for best short fiction.

Table of Contents

Introduction: An Epistle to the Curiousp. xiii
The Manp. 1
Author's Commentaryp. 16
Early Marvelsp. 17
Author's Commentaryp. 26
Miriamp. 29
Editor's Commentaryp. 34
Friends in High Placesp. 35
Author's Commentaryp. 45
Behold the Manp. 47
Author's Commentaryp. 110
Sequel on Skorpiosp. 113
Author's Commentaryp. 117
Shimabarap. 119
Author's Commentaryp. 130
The Pale, Thin Godp. 133
Author's Commentaryp. 136
The Inquisitor Generalp. 139
Editor's Commentaryp. 155
The Sin of Jesusp. 159
Editor's Commentaryp. 164
The Detective of Dreamsp. 165
Author's Commentaryp. 186
The Gospel According to Markp. 189
Editor's Commentaryp. 195
Ragmanp. 197
Editor's Commentaryp. 201
Christus Destitutusp. 203
Author's Commentaryp. 214
Slow Dancing with Jesusp. 217
Authors' Commentariesp. 222
On the Road to New Egyptp. 225
Author's Commentaryp. 237
Understanding Entropyp. 239
Author's Commentaryp. 244
Murmur's Lawsp. 247
Author's Commentaryp. 260
The Coming of Christ the Jokerp. 263
Author's Commentaryp. 286
Passionp. 287
Author's Commentaryp. 327
Lignum Crucisp. 329
Author's Commentaryp. 340
Touring Jesus Worldp. 343
Author's Commentaryp. 354
Cross Carriersp. 355
Author's Commentaryp. 363
A Cross of Centuriesp. 365
Commentaryp. 381
Editor's Commentaryp. 381
The Selfish Giantp. 383
Contributorsp. 389
Recommended Readingp. 403
Permissions Acknowledgmentsp. 409
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