From the Archives

“The Lying Pen of the Scribes”: A Nineteenth-Century Dead Sea Scroll
By Michael Press

Moses Shapira claimed to have recovered a rough draft of the Bible—but what did the experts think?

Originally Appeared in… Futures of the Past Volume 2. Issue 3. July 2014

About The Appendix

The Appendix was founded in late 2012 as a quarterly journal of experimental and narrative history, soliciting articles from historians, writers, and artists committed to good storytelling, with an eye for the strange and a suspicion of both jargon and traditional narratives.

Volume 2 (2014)

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