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The sacred sphere : exploring sacred concepts and cosmic consciousness through universal symbolism

Author: Paul D Burley
Publisher: Edina, MN : Beavers Pond Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"The Sacred Sphere explores world mythologies, cultural and religious philosophies, and ethnographic records from around the world, documenting the history of sacred symbols throughout the past two million years, and analyzing sacred geometries expressed in many traditions including the architecture of ancient and indigenous cultures."--Page 4 of cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul D Burley
ISBN: 9781592984060 1592984061
OCLC Number: 753632727
Description: xxi, 535 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The geometry of myth --
A case for cross-cultural symbolism --
The third dimension --
The fourth dimension --
The geometry of myth.
Responsibility: Paul D. Burley.

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"The Sacred Sphere explores world mythologies, cultural and religious philosophies, and ethnographic records from around the world, documenting the history of sacred symbols throughout the past two million years, and analyzing sacred geometries expressed in many traditions including the architecture of ancient and indigenous cultures."--Page 4 of cover.

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Great resource for those interested in anthropology!

by pdburley (WorldCat user published 2012-04-02) Very Good Permalink

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The Sacred Sphere documents the historical importance of sacred spherical symbols used by civilizations for the last ~2 million years....
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