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Encyclopedia of gods : over 2,500 deities of the world

Author: Michael Jordan
Publisher: London : Kyle Cathie, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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This book is the most comprehensive work of reference yet compiled on the world's deities.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Jordan
ISBN: 185626453X 9781856264532 1856266362 9781856266369 0816029091 9780816029099
OCLC Number: 51000317
Notes: Previous edition: 1992.
Description: ix, 309 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Chronology of the principal Religions and Cultures covered in this book --
Encyclopedia of Gods.
Responsibility: Michael Jordan.

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This encyclopaedia gives equal emphasis to ancient mythology and contemporary religions. The entries explain the culture of origin and the role of each god or goddess, while longer essays give  Read more...

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