Ben Hur Author:Lew Wallace The crowd grows silent. The great chariot race is about to begin. Can anyone really beat the mighty Messala? — Ben-Hur is determined to do just that. For him this is more than a race. It is a day of vengeance. — Was it not Messala who betrayed him into slavery? Did not this evil man cause Ben-Hur to lose home, fortune, and beloved family? Ho... more »w long Ben-Hur has watied for this day!
The trumpet blares. The horses leap forward. . . and two deadly enemies race for life itself.« less