Warriors B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Lists | May 19, 2015

    Christopher Robinson and Gavin Kovite: IMG Nine Funny Animal Videos That Will Help You Write Your Novel!



    If you thought watching funny animal videos was a bad habit, a time-sink, a distraction from writing your novel, well, you're probably right. But if... Continue »
    1. $18.20 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      War of the Encyclopaedists

      Christopher Robinson and Gavin Kovite 9781476775425

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$50.75
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Qty Store Section
1 Local Warehouse Religion Comparative- General

Sacred Texts of the World, Paper #0001: Sacred Texts of the World: A Universal Anthology

by

Sacred Texts of the World, Paper #0001: Sacred Texts of the World: A Universal Anthology Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

A well-annotated, impartial anthology of key texts from world religions--including the primitive, ancient, and esoteric alongside the living faiths of both Western and Eastern cultures... The excerpts are grouped by faiths and subclassified by type: sacred narratives, doctrines, rituals, institutional expressions, experience, and ethics...There are good bibliographies at the end of each.A.L.A. Booklist

Synopsis:

A comprehensive account of the variety of spiritualities throughout human history.

A multi-volume series with more than 500 contributing scholars worldwide, presenting the spiritual wisdom of the human race in its historical unfolding, from prehistoric times through the great religions to the meeting of traditions at the present.

Synopsis:

A perennial best-seller, this collection of readings remains a favorite of teachers of world religions for its impartial tone and its balance of major contemporary religious traditions with primitive, ancient, and esoteric religions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780824506391
Editor:
Hecht, Richard
Editor:
Smart, Ninian
Editor:
Smart, Ninian; Hecht, Richard D.
Editor:
Hecht, Richard
Editor:
Smart, Ninian
Author:
Smart, Ninian
Author:
Hecht, Richard D.
Author:
Hecht, Richard
Publisher:
Crossroad Publishing Company
Location:
New York
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
History
Subject:
Sacred books
Subject:
Religious literature (selections: extracts, e
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
Religion Comparative-General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Sacred Texts of the World, Paper
Series Volume:
0001
Publication Date:
19840731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
426
Dimensions:
9.80x7.18x.95 in. 1.76 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Religious Traditions of the World: A... Used Hardcover $22.00
  2. Dimensions of the Sacred Used Trade Paper $26.00
  3. World Scripture: A Comparative... Used Trade Paper $13.00
  4. Mircea Eliade Autobiography, Volume... New Hardcover $41.50
  5. Zami: A New Spelling of My Name
    Used Trade Paper $6.50
  6. Woman on the Edge of Time
    Used Mass Market $4.95

Related Subjects


Religion » Comparative Religion » General
Religion » Comparative Religion » Reference
Religion » Comparative Religion » Scripture and Prayer
Religion » Western Religions » General and Comparative Religion

Sacred Texts of the World, Paper #0001: Sacred Texts of the World: A Universal Anthology New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$50.75 In Stock
Product details 426 pages Herder & Herder - English 9780824506391 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A comprehensive account of the variety of spiritualities throughout human history.

A multi-volume series with more than 500 contributing scholars worldwide, presenting the spiritual wisdom of the human race in its historical unfolding, from prehistoric times through the great religions to the meeting of traditions at the present.

"Synopsis" by ,
A perennial best-seller, this collection of readings remains a favorite of teachers of world religions for its impartial tone and its balance of major contemporary religious traditions with primitive, ancient, and esoteric religions.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.