The Illustrated World's Religions

The Illustrated World's Religions

A Guide to Our Wisdom Traditions

Book - 1994 | 1st ed
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Retaining all the beloved qualities of Huston Smith's classic The World's Religions, this stunning pictorial presentation refines the text to its wonderful essentials. In detailed, absorbing, richly illustrated, and highly readable chapters on Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and primal religions, we find refreshing and fascinating presentations of both the differences and the similarities among the worldwide religious traditions.

The approach is at once classic and contemporary, retaining all the empathy, eloquence, and erudition that millions of readers love about the earlier edition, while being edited and designed for a contemporary general readership. This delightful marriage of engaging text and remarkable pictures vividly brings to life the scope and vision of Huston Smith's expertise and insight.

Publisher: [San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, c1994
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060674533
0060674539
Branch Call Number: 290 Sm58i
Characteristics: 255 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Alternative Title: World's religions

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