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Britannica encyclopedia of world religions

Author: Wendy Doniger; Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A guide to the religions of the world and to the concepts, movements, people, and events that have shaped them. It includes features such as: entries on religious movements and concepts, historical and legendary figures, divinities, religious sites and ceremonies; images that show sacred places, vestments, rituals, objects, and texts; and more.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Britannica encyclopedia of world religions.
Chicago, IL : Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., ©2006
(DLC) 2005935497
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Doniger; Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
ISBN: 9781593394912 1593394918
OCLC Number: 319493641
Notes: "The original edition of this book, created in conjunction with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated, was published in 1999 as Merriam-Webster's encyclopedia of world religions"--Title page verso.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 1181 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of world religions
Merriam-Webster's encyclopedia of world religion.
Responsibility: [consulting editor, Wendy Doniger].
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A guide to the religions of the world and to the concepts, movements, people, and events that have shaped them. It includes features such as: entries on religious movements and concepts, historical and legendary figures, divinities, religious sites and ceremonies; images that show sacred places, vestments, rituals, objects, and texts; and more.

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