"One niche history (disclaimer: I worked on it) is Frank Zindler's The Jesus the Jews Never Knew, which was originally planned as a commentary on an 1880s version of the Toledot Yeshu, the medieval Jewish fable that's so insulting it was…"
"If Christ we real and a real force of societal change then why is there no mention of him in the records of the Egyptians and all the surrounding cultures?
Either he really was a no body or he did not exist.
Maybe he lived 1500 years earlier as…"
"For what I've seen, among the most thorough analysis of the putative existence of Jesus as portrayed in the bible was done some years ago by Richard Carrier and his book, On the Historicity of Jesus. It's not an easy read. What…"
There are several authors who debate that Christ was not an historic person.One book in particular shows the idea of a real person is a fiction.Creating Christ: How Roman Emperors Invented Christianityby James S Valliant & Warren Fahy 2018See review at http://volumesofvalue.com/2022/09/18/creating-christ/See More
These are good references.
I have a number to add
The testament of Jean Messlier
Letters to Eugenia by D'Holdbach
Decolonizing African Religions by Okot P'Bitek
The ruins of empire by Volney
H L Mencken on Religion
"You'll also find a great deal of his work on YouTube under The Thinking Atheist. Thing is, Seth doesn't at all call HIMSELF that. It's more an idea he had: wanting people to, as he says, "Assume nothing, question…"
"If you haven't already run into Seth Andrews, trust me, you'll like him. He's a good guy, smart, but not full of himself, and with the gift of a storyteller. I met him once at an event here in NE Ohio, and I am here to…"