On of Cyrene are not piously presented but instead are complicated characters running hot and cold emotionally and obviously trying to make sense of what their Master now wants of them The approach Waltari uses reminded me of Lagerkvist s BARRABAS novel and there s no doubt to me that Waltari was influenced by that Swedish book see especially in his characterization of Lazarus who like in Lagerkvist s book has come back to life not uite right a bit odd and weird The book anticipates the conflict that Paul s future mission would bring to light are Gentiles also worthy of this new Kingdom or is for the Israelites alone So while interesting the
Book Is Also Very Talky is also very talky doesn t reach a real conclusion I ll undoubtedly have to scour the used book racks for its seuel THE ROMAN to see if that answers some uestions What luck that I chose to read this book right on Easter time Wonderfully imagined story of a Roman finding himself in "Jerusalem the day Jesus was crucified and how that lead to " the day Jesus was crucified and how that lead to finding new life and meaning to his existence Very much appreciated his struggle of being an outsider and feelings of exclusion and unworthy Great read I first became aware of Mika Waltari after picking up The Egyptian because of it being the ugliest cover I had ever seen lolbut after looking up Waltari I realized that he had wrote alot of books with material I love Soon after picking up The Egyptian I purchas. Care ofera un raspuns surprinzator la cautarile protagonistului Tema religioasa a romanului este mai degraba un pretext pentru o epopee istorica si de aventuri scrisa in acelasi stil accesibil deja cunoscut cititorilor.
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to time by long speeches and slight of the Roman hero constantly turnedtime by long speeches and slight repetition of the Roman hero being constantly turned and out because of his not being a Jew this is one of the books which do my soul as much good as the Bible itself It is a wonderful reminder of who God is and that we all are invited into His ingdom I loved this book Mika is a master of description and recital I felt I was there I could even feel the dust and the hot air while crucifiction of Jesus Christ This book made me think about my relationship with faith and the Christian religionIt happens during the forty days after the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus It is told through letters to his lover by a Roman citizen that happens to be in Jerusalem at the time and gets deeply involved with the birth of ChristianityAs an historical effort is very interesting It offers a candid view of the chaos and confusion of those first days It is also a portrait of those first Christians simple people divided between tradition and novelty between the established orde Very interesting novel set in the aftermath of Christ s Crucifixion with a wealthy Roman citizen stumbling on the event by chance and becoming fascinated as to why this ing was executed What makes it interesting is that unlike say BEN HUR or THE ROBE many of the familiar characters ie the Apostles Mary Magdalene Sim. Ovestea lui Marcus Mezentius Manilianus se dezvaluie de a lungul a unsprezece epistole pe care acesta i le scrie iubitei Tullia o nobila romana Se suprapun in ele lumi si culturi adevaruri istorice mituri si invataminte. A Roman travels to Jerusalem and arrives just as Jesus is dying on cross Waltari does a great job illustrating what must have been a time as even the apostles don t now what s going on or what to do Seeing this from a Roman s point of view is especially interesting since he is of the ruling empire and can t imagine this non physical Oh, the Things They Invented!: All About Great Inventors kingdom or of loving a god fearing yes but love This book is the reason why I m called MarcoMy father was reading another edition of this book when my mother was pregnant Please note that the information for this book is incomplete or in error First published in Sweden unsure of date but this is an old book from our local libraryI doubt that it was 1994 may be another printingSetting is ancient Alexandria and Jerusalem during the time of Christ s CrucifixionWell written detailed account of displaced Roman citizen researching prophesies in Alexandriathen arriving in Jerusalem at the moment of the Crucifixion and the 40 days following Believable human drama of expectation confusion and false leads as characters try to makesense of what theingdom really isEnjoyed reading this book during Advent Outstanding read Waltari was exceptionally accurate with his historical fiction have also read The Egyptian This book i I have actually read this book years ago but remembered very little of it Revisiting it today when I am older and better understand certain. Cele unsprezece epistole ale lui Marcus Mezentius Manilianus din primăvara anului 30 Secretul imparatiei relateaza evenimentele cuprinse in Noul Testament din perspectiva unui erudit roman aflat in cautarea lui Mesia