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Biopics have existed since the earliest days of silent cinema in films such as French filmmaker Georges Melies' feature-length epic Jeanne D'Arc (1899) (and Cecil B. Parsons fought at Carthage, Springfield and Elkhorn, and in the AR campaigns of 1862 & 1863. Abbott (1906- ) began working for the Langley Aeronautical Laboratory in 1929 after graduating from MIT. The Gospels, in contrast, have less anachronisms (since their texts were finalized earlier), but instead we have less certainty about the core events of Jesus’ life, since he was a far more obscure individual.

Pages: 64

Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing (January 6, 2001)

ISBN: 0761410120

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