A Corinthian Boy

© Kendall K. Down 1996

A Corinthian Boy is a novel about life in 1st century Corinth. Extensively researched, the book draws upon literary and historical sources as well as archaeological findings to present an accurate picture of the society to which an itinerant tent-maker brought the news of a new mystery religion, one which offered a more certain hope of escaping the grasp of cold Hades.

The book is extensively footnoted; if you want the additional information contained in the footnotes, click on the blue number, then when you have read the footnote click on "Return" to get back to where you were.

Author Kendall Down has published a number of other books, the most popular of which is Bethlehem Love Story.