In the Name of Heaven: 3000 Years of Religious Persecution

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This timely work considers the reality of religious persecution over the span of 3000 years of human history. Although this is a monumental task, poet and novelist Engh is adept at naming, describing ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
Chapter
9
Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter
16
Greece Fifth and Fourth Centuries BCE
29
Judea Second Century BCE
47
Roman Empire First and Second Centuries CE
60
Persia Second through Sixth Centuries
79
Epilogue
89
Fifth through Eighth Centuries
100
Sixth through Tenth Centuries
109
Fifteenth Centuries
119
Sixteenth through Eighteenth Centuries
180
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
204
89
251
129
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Mary Jane Engh (Garfield, WA) is the author of three novels, a children's novel, shorter fiction, articles, and poems. For more than a decade, she has concentrated on historical research and is currently coauthoring a reference work on ancient Roman women.

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