Pioneer Book supports Battle of the Books competitions at local schools by donating prizes for winning teams and by giving out thousands of free books to participants. Here’s the Battle of the Books list for this year (below). Do you have any of these books? We need as many copies as we can possibly find!
The great LDS scholar Hugh Nibley once complained that scholars treat such narrow areas of expertise that the big picture never comes into focus. He did mention, however, a few “men of genius like G. Santillana, Cyrus Gordon, or Robert Graves,” who have made some effort in “taking up the whole lot [of ancient texts] […]