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The world's religions : the New Lion handbook.

Author: Christopher H Partridge
Publisher: Oxford : Lion, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New ed.View all editions and formats
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A collection of insightful, stimulating and accessible introductions to the histories, beliefs and practices of religions from pre-historic times to twenty-first century developments. The articles are accurate and authoritative, having been written by an international team of acknowledged experts. Also, richly illustrated with numerous photographs, maps and diagrams.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher H Partridge
ISBN: 9780745953946 0745953948
OCLC Number: 455806517
Notes: Includes index.
Description: pages cm
Contents: Understanding religion --
Religions of antiquity --
Indigenous religions --
Hinduism --
Jainism --
Buddhism --
Sikhism --
Zoroastrianism --
Judaism --
Christianity --
Islam --
The religions of East Asia --
The Bahai faith --
Religion in today's world.

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`A sumptuous handbook. Profusely illustrated in full colour... a guide to the past and present faiths of the world.' Times Educational Supplement  Read more...

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