By David Hughes
Published by Corgi, 1981
Soft cover, 105mm x 180mm, 253 pages
Used – solid reading copy
What was the star of Bethlehem? Did it really exist? Why did the Three Wise Men see it and not Herod?
A myriad of questions surround the extraordinary star that heralded the birth of Jesus Christ.
Now David Hughes, a leading astronomer, examines the evidence. Linking important events such as the birth of John the Baptist, the death of Herod and the flight of the Holy Family into Egypt, he comes to a stunning and far-reaching conclusion.