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The Monotheists: Jews, Christians, and Muslims in Conflict and Competition, Volume II

The Words and Will of God

The Monotheists: Jews, Christians, and Muslims in Conflict and Competition, Volume II( )
Author: Peters, F. E.
Peters, F. E. E.
Peters, F. E.
ISBN:978-1-4008-2571-4
Publication Date:Apr 2009
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Ebook
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The world's three great monotheistic religions have spent most of their historical careers in conflict or competition with each other. And yet in fact they sprung from the same spiritual roots and have been nurtured in the same historical soil. This book--an extraordinarily comprehensive and approachable comparative introduction to these religions--seeks not so much to demonstrate the truth of this thesis as to illustrate it. Frank Peters, one of the world's foremost experts...
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Pages:432
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Peters, F. E. (Author)
The American scholar F.E. Peters is professor of classics and history at New York University and chairs the university's Department of Near Eastern Languages and Literature. He was educated at St. Louis University and received his Ph.D. in Oriental Studies from Princeton University in 1961. Peters has written about classical civilizations in the Middle East and Near Eastern urbanism, and about the religion and culture of Islam, especially during the Early Period.

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