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Religion and world history

a selection from the works of Christopher Dawson

by Christopher Dawson

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Published by Image in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by James Oliver and Christina Scott.
ContributionsOliver, James., Scott, Christinaÿ.
The Physical Object
Pagination351p. ;
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21335833M
ISBN 100385095511

  This book follows the religious history of the world. It starts from ancient times, continues with religions of Egypt, India, Greece, China and Japan, and /5(4).   The World’s Religions, by beloved author and pioneering professor Huston Smith (Tales of Wonder), is the definitive classic for introducing the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, as well as regional native traditions. This revised and updated edition provides sympathetic.

world, and the religions of Egypt and Babylonia illustrate the words of the evangelist. problem of religion or history, or where a few more words were needed in order to explain the sense. document may have survived to us out of a long series, like a single chapter out of a book, leading us to form a wholly wrong idea of the author's File Size: 2MB.   The book is HarperOne’s first on religion and war, Freet says, and a rare examination of war through a religious, though critical, lens. “We are still living in the shadow of World War I.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of History Of Religion Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. All History Of Religion. Showing 1 to 30 of 64, results The Book that Made Your World. Vishal Mangalwadi. 25 Oct Paperback. US$ US$ Save .   A s a history of religion this book is ill‑conceived. As an informed reflection on the state of faith in the western world in the 21st century, written by someone who has plenty of experience Author: Tim Whitmarsh.


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