An historian's approach to religion: based on Gifford lectures delivered in the University of Edinburgh in the years 1952 and 1953, Volume 5

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Oxford University Press, 1956 - Civilization, Western - 318 pages
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Toynbee rehashes some material from his multi-volume work, but there are still some great chapters here. I especially liked 'The Re-Erection of Two Graeco-Roman Idols,' and 'Idolization of the ... Read full review


The Historians Point of View
The Worship of Nature
The Idolization of Parochial Communities

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