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By Richard E. Wentz

ISBN-10: 0800636163

ISBN-13: 9780800636166

ISBN-10: 0800696832

ISBN-13: 9780800696832

during this totally revised and improved version of his faith within the New global, Wentz extends and deepens his profitable account of the shaping of Americas varied non secular traditions. utilizing non secular reviews different types, resembling fantasy, legend, image, and formality, Wentz sketches the advance and flowering of the entire traditionsNative American, Reformed, Puritan, Roman Catholic, Restorationistthat proved decisive for American faith. The publication generally treats indigenous American figures and routine, together with ladies, local americans, and Mormons, in addition to Asian, African, and Islamic traditions. additionally it is extra fabric on Transcendentalism and Unitarian Universalism, public faith, and modern American Buddhists, Hindus, and Muslims.

The e-book is extra more advantageous by way of an eight-page gallery of images and portraits and encompasses a CD-ROM with the total textual content of the e-book, bankruptcy summaries, dialogue questions, and internet assets. The Libronix software program used at the CD-ROM comprises such good points as subject looking, bookmarking, notetaking, and highlighting.

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