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Set in Stone: America's Embrace of the Ten Commandments

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When Cecil B. DeMille's epic, The Ten Commandments, came out in 1956, lines of people crowded into theaters across America to admire the movie's spectacular special effects. Thanks to DeMille, the commandments now had fans as well as adherents. But the country's fascination with the Ten Commandments goes well beyond the colossal scenes of this Hollywood classic.

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Hardcover, 232 pages
Published May 1st 2017 by Oxford University Press, USA
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An interesting look at America's long, peculiar fascination with the Decalogue.
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