HarperCollins Concise Guide to World Religions: The A-to-Z Encyclopedia of All the Major Religious Traditions

HarperCollins Concise Guide to World Religions: The A-to-Z Encyclopedia of All the Major Religious Traditions

by Mircea Eliade, Ioan P. Couliano

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Overview

The definitive dictionary of the world's religions, compiled by two of the 20th century's most distinguished religion scholars.

This highly accessible resource distils Mircea Eliade's lifework of detailing and comparing humanity's entire religious heritage, providing fascinating insights into the character and worldview of the 33 principal religions. Including Buddhism, Christianity, Jainism, Judaism, Islam, Shinto, Shamanism, Taoism, South American religions, Baltic and Slavic religions, Confucianism, and the religions of Africa and Oceania, The HarperCollins Concise Guide to World Religions covers all kinds of religious figures, histories, sacred texts, mythologies, and mystical techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780060621513
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 12/08/1999
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 649,248
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.80(d)

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