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Six World Faiths (Continuum Icons)

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Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • Religions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDouglas Charing (Editor), W. Owen Cole (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8169012M
    ISBN 10082647683X
    ISBN 109780826476838


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Six World Faiths book Reviews. NO description available. The Five Oldest main World Religions in order are: Hinduism - The oldest religion, it may date to Six World Faiths book times. Judaism - The Hebrew Six World Faiths book Abraham founded Judaism around B.C.

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