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The Religions Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

The Religions Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained
 

Surveying the world's religions, from Buddhism to Zoroastrianism, and providing succinct yet thought-provoking insight into the philosophy and practices of each, The Religions Book is ideal for anyone seeking to gain a better understanding of the world's religions. With intriguin... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781465476463
Barcode 9781465476463
Published 13 November 2018 by DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By DK
Series Big Ideas
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ISBN-13 9781465476463
ISBN-10 1465476466
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
Imprint DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Publication Date 13 November 2018
Publication Country
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By DK
Series Big Ideas
Category Religion & Beliefs
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 196mm
Height: 234mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 975g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Religion, Religions
NBS Text Religion: Comparative, General & Reference
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 200
Catalogue Code 917121

Description of this Book

Surveying the world's religions, from Buddhism to Zoroastrianism, and providing succinct yet thought-provoking insight into the philosophy and practices of each, The Religions Book is ideal for anyone seeking to gain a better understanding of the world's religions. With intriguing artwork, flow charts, and diagrams, complex world religions are made accessible in this comprehensive guide. The Religions Book is also perfect for religion and philosophy students.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review [The Big Ideas Simply Explained books] are beautifully illustrated with shadow-like cartoons that break down even the most difficult concepts so they are easier to grasp. These step-by-step diagrams are an incredibly clever learning device to include, especially for visual learners. - Examiner.com [The Religions Book is] at once egalitarian and open-minded, ideal for a visually oriented student of religion or anyone interested in scrambling up the mountainside of human spirituality and taking in the panoramic views. - BookPage

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Author's Bio

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world leading illustrated reference publisher and a member of the Penguin Random House division of Bertelsmann. DK publishes highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 100 countries and over 60 languages, with offices in the UK, India, US, Germany, China, Canada, Spain and Australia. DK's aim is to inspire, educate and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics, with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products. Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery and parenting. DK's extensive children's list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the best-selling LEGO(R) books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, the world's leading publisher of strategy content for PC and console video games. https: //www.dk.com/

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