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The World's religions : understanding the living faiths

Author: Peter B Clarke
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This work 'examines the great living faiths of the world, including Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, Sikhism, Shinto, and China's religious tradition. It tells how the major religions began and traces their develpment from their origins to the present.'" Publisher's note.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter B Clarke
ISBN: 0895775018 9780895775016
OCLC Number: 27641891
Description: 220 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Religion in the modern world --
Judaism --
Christianity --
Islam --
Zoroastrianism --
Hinduism --
Jainism --
Buddhism --
Sikhism --
China's religious tradition --
Shinto.
Responsibility: consulting editor, Peter B. Clarke.

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A fascinating examination of living faiths, this book takes an in-depth look at Christianity, Judaism, China's religious tradition and Shinto. Discover how thiese religions began and follow their  Read more...

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