Holy horrors: an illustrated history of religious murder and madness

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Prometheus Books, Mar 1, 1990 - History - 233 pages
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Chronicles the grim spectrum of religious persecution from ancient times to the present. "Centuries of religious madness packed into one finely crafted, all-too-true horror story".

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User Review  - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing

A short, easy to read volume that details instances of religiously inspired violence throughout history. The author does not stint the religions commonly thought of as non-violent, including Buddhism in his catalog of horrors. Read full review

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User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

Very quick read - that is really its best attribute. It would have been better with footnotes, but it is a satisfying overview. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
The Crusades
19
Human Sacrifice
29
Copyright

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