The Blood and the Shroud

The Blood and the Shroud : New Light on the Turin Shroud Mystery

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In the light of the carbon dating process carried out in 1988, this book aims to interpret the Turin Shroud anew. It shows that carbon dating has not solved the mystery, that all the indications are that the Shroud's image is photographic, and that the image's "blood" includes DNA.
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  • Paperback
  • 129 x 198mm | 300g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • b&w illustrations
  • 0753805502
  • 9780753805503

About Ian Wilson

Ian Wilson was born in London in 1941 and educated at Emanuel School, Wandsworth, and Magdalene College, Oxford, where he graduated in History in 1963. His previous books include The Turin Shroud, which became a worldwide bestseller when published in 1978 and Jesus: The Evidence (1984), a companion to the major three-part TV series of the same name and another bestseller. The Blood and the Shroud was published in 1998. His biography of Shakespeare, Shakespeare: The Evidence was published in 1993 and The Bible is History in 1999. All of his books have attracted critical acclaim.
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