Bible and its influence

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Bible and its influence

    Lord of the Flies

    Allegorical Novels ( 寓言小说)

     is an

    allegorical novel by Nobel Prize-winning author William


    It discusses how culture created by man fails, using as an example a group of British schoolboys stuck on a deserted island who try to govern themselves, but with disastrous results.

    It deals with human nature and individual

    welfare versus the common good

    In 2005, the novel was chosen by TIME

    magazine as one of the one hundred best


    novels from 1923 to



USA Novel Writer

    East of Eden is a novel by Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck, published in September 1952.

    Paradise Lost

    Title page of

    Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton. It was originally published in 1667 in ten books.

    The poem concerns the Christian story of the Fall of

Man: the temptation of Adam

    and Eve by the fallen angel

    Satan and their expulsion from the Garden of Eden. Milton's purpose, stated in Book I, is to "justify the ways


    of God to men"


     is an


    fact-based 1981

    British film. It tells the

true story of two

    athletes in the 1924 Olympics: Eric Liddell, a devout Scottish

    Christian who runs for the glory of God, and Harold Abrahams, an English Jew who runs to overcome prejudice. The film, which was written by Colin

    Welland and directed by Hugh Hudson, was nominated for seven

    Academy Awards and won four, including Best Picture. It is ranked 19th in the British Film Institute's list of Top 100 British films.

Bible Names

    Daniel: judgment of God; God my judge

    David: well-beloved

    Joseph: increase; addition

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