Reflections on Herman Melville’s Billy Budd – 4 CD set


Recorded in Sonoma, California – 1989. Four audio CDs in a plastic case. Originally recorded on audio cassette tape, this audio presentation has been remastered and edited for digital audio in CD and MP3 formats.


Gil Bailie examines Herman Melville’s last novel as a case study of how the Christian Gospel is gradually undermining the legitimacy of the scapegoating mechanisms upon which cultures depend. The race between the message of the Gospel and the effects of the Gospel has begun. Will it lead to repentance or apocalypse?

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Additional information

Weight 6.2 oz
Dimensions 5.5 × 5.0 × .8 in