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The Eliade guide to world religions

Author: Mircea Eliade; Ioan P Culianu; Hillary S Wiesner
Publisher: [San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The authoritative compendium of the 33 major religious traditions.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mircea Eliade; Ioan P Culianu; Hillary S Wiesner
ISBN: 0060621451 9780060621452
OCLC Number: 23771340
Description: xii, 301 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: African religions --
Australian religions --
Buddhism --
Canaanite religion --
Celtic religion --
Central American religions --
Christian religion --
Confucianism --
Dualistic religions --
Egyptian religion --
Germanic religion --
Greek religion --
Hellenistic religions --
Hinduism --
Hittite religion --
Indo-European religion --
Islam --
Jainism --
Judaism --
Mesopotamian religion --
Mystery religions --
North American religions --
Oceanic religions --
Prehistoric religions --
Roman religion --
Shamanism --
Shinto --
Slavic and Baltic religions --
South American religions --
Taoism --
Thracian religion --
Tibetan religion --
Zoroastrianism.
Responsibility: Mircea Eliade, Ioan P. Couliano, with Hillary S. Wiesner.

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This is a one-volume distillation of the 16-volume "Macmillan Encyclopaedia of Religion". The history of 33 religions and information concerning religious events, notions and personalities are  Read more...

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