Book Reviews, History, Reading

5 Cities that Ruled the World – FINAL REVIEW

I have no doubt that Douglas Wilson is a good man, and possibly even a great theologian and teacher. He has pastored Christ Church in Moscow, Idaho, for many years; he is on faculty at New St. Andrews College; and he as debated Christopher Hitchens. All that being said, his most recent book 5 Cities… Continue reading 5 Cities that Ruled the World – FINAL REVIEW

Book Reviews, Reading

5 Cities that Ruled the World? post 2

Back to this book again? Yes. I have never taken so long to read a history book. This thing is just so - awful. Here is a portion concerning the Third Punic War: In 149 BC Rome declared war on Carthage for the third time. Scipio was a young Roman officer who had distinguished himself… Continue reading 5 Cities that Ruled the World? post 2