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Hinduism is the oldest organized religion in the world, tracing its start back to 3500 b.c.e. About 98 percent of the worlds Hindus live in India. Hindus acknowledge one central creator god, but they worship many gods, who may assume various physical forms, called avatars, on Earth. Learn more about the rich history and traditions of Hinduism and how the religion fits into todays world in Hinduism, part of the World Religions series.
The books in this series tell the fascinating stories of the important men who have served as president of the United States. From George Washington to Barack Obama, these leaders have been responsible for the development of the United States from a group of colonies to a single great nation and world leader. Each book features a glossary, fast facts about the president, a parallel timeline of world and presidential events, extensive resources to help young readers understand the president's life and times better, and an index.