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A History of God : the 4000-year quest of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam / by Karen Armstrong.

Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Summary:

Explores the ways in which the "idea" and "experience" of God evolved among monotheists--Jews, Christians and Muslims.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 291.2 A (Text) 33892004236213 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 02/09/2005 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0345384563
  • ISBN: 0613647270
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 460 p. : maps ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First Ballantine Books edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1994.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in Great Britain by William Heinemann Ltd., London"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [427]-436) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
In the beginning ... -- One God -- A light to the gentiles -- Trinity: The Christian God -- Unity: The God of Islam -- The God of the philosophers -- The God of the mystics -- A God for reformers -- Enlightenment -- The death of God? -- Does God have a future?
Summary, etc.:
Explores the ways in which the "idea" and "experience" of God evolved among monotheists--Jews, Christians and Muslims.
Subject: God > Comparative studies
God > Biblical teaching
God > History of doctrines
God (Islam) > History of doctrines.
God (Judaism) > History of doctrines
Judaism > Doctrines > Doctrines
Islam > Doctrines > Doctrines

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