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Interview with Robert Alter

  • Aired: 12/20/2010
  • 07:17
  • Expires: 12/20/2015
  • Rating: NR
On the eve of the 400th Anniversary of the completion of the King James Bible, renowned biblical scholar Robert Alter speaks with Jon Meacham about the continued relevance of the bible.
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The relevance of the bible.
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