The Divine Library: A Comprehensive Reference Guide to the Sacred Texts and Spiritual Literature of the World

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Inner Traditions / Bear & Co, Jun 1, 1992 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 211 pages
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This directory to the primary religious literature of past and present cultures includes references to available editions, translations, and commentaries. 
 

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Contents

5000 BCE500 BCE
28
500 BCE500 CE
68
500 CE1000 CE
116
1000 CE1850 CE
144
Glossary
173
The Development of the Buddhists Schools
193

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The Divine Library
A Comprehensive Reference Guide to the Sacred Texts and Spiritual Literature of the World

Preface
Introduction
The Wheel of Time
The Divine Library
First Shelf: 5000 B.C.E.-500 B.C.E.
Second Shelf: 500 B.C.E.-500 C.E.
Third Shelf: 500 C.E.-1000 C.E.
Fourth Shelf: 1000 C.E.- 1850 C.E.
Glossary
The Development of the Buddhist Schools
Bibliography
Recommended Reading
Geographical / Cultural Index
Index of Scriptures

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