Leolaia, did you find it difficult to read The Divinci Code knowing that so much was inaccurate and/or distorted?
Good books on the history of the Bible? Origins, translations, alterations
Well, as fiction it might be possible to suspend disbelief (i.e. Raiders of the Lost Ark is still entertaining even tho the plot is predicated on a historical fiction), but the mistakes were so huge and since the book presents itself as based on facts, it was hard slogging it through.