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E11: Solomon, a Study in Contradictions

The Great Courses Presents: Reading Biblical Literature - Genesis to Revelation

1 Kings 1-11. Throughout the story of Solomon in 1 Kings, splendor and oppression go hand in hand. Were all the impressive results of Solomon's monarchy (including his iconic temple) worth the human suffering? Consider this perplexing question as you enco