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The Times world religions

Author: Martin Palmer; Times Books (Firm)
Publisher: London : Times Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume presents a comprehensive survey of the origins, developments, beliefs and distribution of the world's religions.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Palmer; Times Books (Firm)
ISBN: 0007131402 9780007131402
OCLC Number: 48678733
Description: 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 32 cm
Contents: The roots of religion --
Ancient religions (The ancient Near East ; Ancient Egypt ; Greece & Rome ; Northern Europe ; Central & South America) --
Indigenous religions (Shamanism ; Oceania ; Australian aboriginals ; The Maoris ; Native North Americans ; Central & South America ; African traditional religion ; Shinto) --
World religions (Buddhism ; Christianity ; Conficianism ; Hinduism ; Islam ; Jainism ; Judaism ; Sikhism ; Taoism ; Zoroastrianism) --
New religions --
Religion in the modern world.
Other Titles: World religions
Responsibility: general editor, Martin Palmer.

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