Show Notes: The Codex Gigas

Tracy Wilson

The Codex Gigas on display during the opening of the six-week exhibition in Prague, Czech Republic. Photo by Hana Kalvachova/isifa/Getty Images

Its name just translates to "Giant Book," but the Codex Gigas is an important chronicle of both secular and religious history in Bohemia. It also contains a particularly dramatic picture of the devil, which has led to some people calling it the Devil's Bible.

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