He, as an atheist, tries to present it in the raw form, without "explaining the hidden message" or any religious interpretation (neither Jewish nor Christian).
And there are also people who e.g. carefully count the details, so that we don't have to:
But of course always check the references. Use the work of textual critics to establish what is in which version of the original text, and compare.
For the rest of the bible, pick one with modern language. Although the antiquated language of the King James Version feels more serious, it's easy to misunderstand.
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