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The encyclopedia of world religions

Author: Robert S Ellwood; Gregory D Alles
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, ©2007.
Series: Facts on File library of religion and mythology.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Contains nearly 600 brief entries on the world's religious traditions.
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Encyclopedia of world religions.
New York : Facts on File, ©2007
(DLC) 2005056750
(OCoLC)62593733
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert S Ellwood; Gregory D Alles
ISBN: 9781438110387 1438110383
OCLC Number: 241297747
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 514 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: List of illustrations --
List of maps and tables --
Introduction : What is this encyclopedia about? --
Entries A-Z --
Topical outline --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Facts on File library of religion and mythology.
Responsibility: Robert S. Ellwood, general editor ; Gregory D. Alles, associate editor.
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Including around 600 entries, this edition covers all the major and minor religions of the world, including the religions of the ancient world; religions of contemporary indigenous peoples;  Read more...

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