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Representation in Religion

Studies in Honor of Moshe Barasch (Studies in the History of Religions)

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of religion,
  • Art,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • History Of Religion (General),
  • Religion And Art,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Symbolism,
  • Subjects & Themes - Religious,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • History,
  • Barasch, Moshe

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJan Assmann (Editor), Albert I. Baumgarten (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9084205M
    ISBN 109004119396
    ISBN 109789004119390

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