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Religions

Author: Philip Wilkinson
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2008.
Series: Eyewitness companions.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Examines all of the world's major faiths, as well as the lesser-known beliefs of Africa and the Americas. Explores the religious practices and traditions of each belief system, and profiles the deities and holy figures of each faith.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wilkinson, Philip, 1955-
Religions.
New York : DK Pub., 2008
(DLC) 2008298717
(OCoLC)184823156
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Wilkinson
ISBN: 9780756648138 0756648130 9781405339421 140533942X
OCLC Number: 738434112
Description: 1 online resource (352 pages) : color illustrations, maps.
Contents: What is religion? --
Primal religions --
The monotheistic religions --
The Indian religions --
The eastern religions --
New religious movements --
Who's who in religion --
Directory.
Series Title: Eyewitness companions.
Responsibility: Philip Wilkinson.

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Contains things you want to know about the world's religions: from beliefs and ceremonies to gods and sacred texts. From Hinduism to Zoroastrianism, this book looks at the major global religions. It  Read more...

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Eyewitness Companions offer an essential reference library, perfect for novices or anyone who just wants to know more about their favourite pastime. Heyday

 
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