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The Resource Atlas of the world's religions, edited by Ninian Smart and Frederick W. [i.e. M.] Denny ; [cartographic editor, Ailsa Heritage ; cartography, Advanced Illustration Ltd.]

Atlas of the world's religions, edited by Ninian Smart and Frederick W. [i.e. M.] Denny ; [cartographic editor, Ailsa Heritage ; cartography, Advanced Illustration Ltd.]

Label
Atlas of the world's religions
Title
Atlas of the world's religions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ninian Smart and Frederick W. [i.e. M.] Denny ; [cartographic editor, Ailsa Heritage ; cartography, Advanced Illustration Ltd.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This superbly illustrated and organized reference source is the first comprehensive visual guide to the world's religious traditions. With text by leading experts, and lavishly illustrated with photographs, thematic maps, site reconstructions, and tables and charts, many in full color, the Atlas charts the origin, growth, and spread of all major faiths. A survey of contemporary religious life, its historical background, and a glossary, index, and list of resources enhance the research value of the book
Cataloging source
DLC
Characteristic
atlas
Dewey number
200/.022/3
Index
index present
LC call number
G1046.E4
LC item number
A7 2007
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Label
Atlas of the world's religions, edited by Ninian Smart and Frederick W. [i.e. M.] Denny ; [cartographic editor, Ailsa Heritage ; cartography, Advanced Illustration Ltd.]
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0637/00561796-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Relief shown by shading and gradient tints on some maps
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-250) and index
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Color
multicolored
Contents
Religion today -- The historical geography of religion -- The world's religions. The Hindu world ; Buddhism ; East Asian traditions ; The Pacific ; The ancient Near East and Europe ; Judaism ; Christianity ; Islam ; Africa ; Indigenous religions
Dimensions
33 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 atlas (272 p.)
Isbn
9780195334012
Lccn
2008626001
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181589362
  • ucoclc181589362
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
Atlas of the world's religions, edited by Ninian Smart and Frederick W. [i.e. M.] Denny ; [cartographic editor, Ailsa Heritage ; cartography, Advanced Illustration Ltd.]
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0637/00561796-d.html
Publication
Note
Relief shown by shading and gradient tints on some maps
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-250) and index
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Contents
Religion today -- The historical geography of religion -- The world's religions. The Hindu world ; Buddhism ; East Asian traditions ; The Pacific ; The ancient Near East and Europe ; Judaism ; Christianity ; Islam ; Africa ; Indigenous religions
Dimensions
33 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 atlas (272 p.)
Isbn
9780195334012
Lccn
2008626001
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181589362
  • ucoclc181589362
Type of reproduction
not applicable

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