BEGGAR TO KING by Walter Duckat

BEGGAR TO KING

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KIRKUS REVIEW

All the Occupations of Biblical Times"" from beggar to king, accountant to writing materials producer. Among them: hairdressers and historians, laundresses and lawyers, physicians and philosophers; also such local pastimes as muleteer and mourner. ""In all societies, a man's occupation plays a central role in his life and influences other aspects of his life,"" the author notes, also points out that in Israel humble workers attained exalted positions. A Bible-ot for Occupation: Reader.

Pub Date: May 24th, 1968
Publisher: Doubleday