The First 2,000 Years

The First 2,000 Years

by W. Cleon Skousen

Hardcover(VERITY PUBLISHING, INC.)

$24.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780934364232
Publisher: Verity Publishing
Publication date: 07/28/2005
Edition description: VERITY PUBLISHING, INC.
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

W. Cleon Skousen, the second of nine children, was born in Raymond, Alberta, Canada, in 1913. He moved to California with his parents at the age of ten.

He began a careful study of the scriptures at the age of 17 when he was called on a mission to England, and had a well-known scriptural scholar, Dr. John A. Widtsoe, as his first mentor.

He subsequently graduated from George Washington University with a Juris Doctorate degree. After law school, he spent sixteen years with the FBI, four years as chief of police in Salt Lake City, and then served for ten years as a full professor at Brigham Young University in the Department of Religion.

He has written more than a dozen books on scriptural subjects and considerably more on various secular themes.

He has conducted many tours to the Holy Land and has lectured in 45 different countries.

He and his wife Jewel have eight children and fifty grandchildren.

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book goes into great detail about the first 2 thousand years of the earths temporal existance. I just couldn't put the book down! It gives maps and explanations of everything. One of the best books I have ever read hands down.