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Akhenaten and the Origins of Monotheism

ISBN : 9780199792085

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¥8,932
Author: 
James K. Hoffmeier
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Pharaoh Akhenaten, who reigned for seventeen years in the fourteenth century B.C.E, is one of the most intriguing rulers of ancient Egypt. His odd appearance and his preoccupation with worshiping the ... Read more

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American Gurus: From Transcendentalism to New Age Religion

ISBN : 9780199368136

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¥12,628
Author: 
Arthur Versluis
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
May 2014
By the early twenty-first century, a phenomenon that once was inconceivable had become nearly commonplace in American society: the public spiritual teacher who neither belongs to, nor is authorized by ... Read more

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Celtic Mythology: Tales of Gods, Goddesses, and Heroes

ISBN : 9780190460471

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¥3,839
Author: 
Philip Freeman
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 216 mm
Pub date
May 2017
Most people have heard of the Celts-the elusive, ancient tribal people who resided in present-day England, Ireland, Scotland and France. Paradoxically characterized as both barbaric and innocent, the ... Read more

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Children of Lucifer: The Origins of Modern Religious Satanism

ISBN : 9780190275105

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¥6,457
Author: 
Ruben van Luijk
Pages
632 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
Children of Lucifer explores the historical origins of Satanism, the "anti-religion" that adopts Satan, the Judeo-Christian representative of evil, as an object of veneration. Ruben van Luijk traces i ... Read more

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Chosen People: The Rise of American Black Israelite Religions

ISBN : 9780190490096

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¥4,147
Author: 
Jacob S. Dorman
Pages
322 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Named Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE Winner of the Wesley-Logan Prize from the American Historical Association Winner of the Byron Caldwell Smith Book Prize Winner of the 2014 Albert J. Raboteau ... Read more

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Controversial New Religions (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199315314

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¥5,390
Author: 
James R. Lewis;Jesper Aagaard Petersen
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
158 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2014
In terms of public opinion, new religious movements are considered controversial for a variety of reasons. Their social organization often runs counter to popular expectations by experimenting with co ... Read more

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Druids: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199539406

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¥1,628
Author: 
Barry Cunliffe
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 172 mm
Pub date
May 2010
Series
Very Short Introductions
Examines the origins of the Druids and the evidence for their beliefs and practices, in particular asking what can and can't be known about them Explains how the nature of the Druid caste changed ... Read more

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Following Osiris: Perspectives on the Osirian Afterlife from Four Millenia

ISBN : 9780199582228

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¥22,825
Author: 
Mark Smith
Pages
672 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
189 x 246 mm
Pub date
Feb 2017
Osiris, god of the dead, was one of ancient Egypt's most important deities. The earliest secure evidence for belief in him dates back to the fifth dynasty (c.2494-2345BC), but he continued to be worsh ... Read more

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Handbook of Chinese Mythology

ISBN : 9780195332636

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¥3,839
Author: 
Lihui Yang; Deming An; Jessica Anderson Turner
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2008
Every year, at the Wa Huang Gong temple in Hebei Province, China, people gather to worship the great mother, Nuwa, the oldest deity in Chinese myth, praising her for bringing them a happy life. It is ... Read more

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Handbook of Japanese Mythology

ISBN : 9780195332629

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¥3,839
Author: 
Michael Ashkenazi
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 233 mm
Pub date
Mar 2008
Japanese gods, too numerous to count, are known collectively as yaoyorozu-no-kamigami-the eight million. They are the cast of a vast, complex mythology that encompasses two religions, three cultures, ... Read more

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