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This believing world : a simple account of the great religions of mankind

Author: Lewis Browne
Publisher: New York : Macmillan Co., 1926.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines primitive religion; Celtic, Greek, Babylonian. Egyptian, and Roman religions; Brahmanism; Janinism; Buddhism; Hinduism; Confucianism; Taoism; Judaism; Zoroastrianism; Christianity; and Mohammedanism.
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Genre/Form: Historical Works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Browne, Lewis, 1897-1949.
This believing world.
New York : Macmillan, 1927 [©1926]
(OCoLC)613001956
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lewis Browne
OCLC Number: 1172941
Notes: Maps on lining-papers.
Description: 347 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: How it all began. Magic ; Religion --
How religion developed in the ancient world. The Celts ; The Babylonians ; The Egyptians ; The Greeks ; The Romans --
What happened in India. Brahmanism ; Jainism ; Buddhism ; Hinduism --
What happened in China. Confucianism ; Taoism ; Buddhism --
What happened in Persia. Zoroastrianism --
What happened in Israel. Judaism --
What happened in Europe. Jesus ; Christ --
What happened in Arabia. Mohammedanism.
Responsibility: by Lewis Browne ; with more than seventy illustrations and animated maps drawn by the author.

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Examines primitive religion; Celtic, Greek, Babylonian. Egyptian, and Roman religions; Brahmanism; Janinism; Buddhism; Hinduism; Confucianism; Taoism; Judaism; Zoroastrianism; Christianity; and Mohammedanism.

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