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The Resource A world full of gods : the strange triumph of Christianity, Keith Hopkins

A world full of gods : the strange triumph of Christianity, Keith Hopkins

Label
A world full of gods : the strange triumph of Christianity
Title
A world full of gods
Title remainder
the strange triumph of Christianity
Statement of responsibility
Keith Hopkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The strange triumph of Christianity is a tale of struggle, courage, and religious obsession. It is also a story of fantastic innovations that have left an indelible mark on modern culture. From an illegal sect whose members were persecuted and killed, Christianity has grown to be one of the world's dominant religions."--Jacket
  • "The strange triumph of Christianity is a tale of struggle, courage, and religious obsession. It is also a story of fantastic innovations that have left an indelible mark on modern culture. From an illegal sect whose members were persecuted and killed, Christianity has grown to be one of the world's dominant religions."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hopkins, Keith
Dewey number
270.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BR129
LC item number
.H67 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christianity
  • Rome
Label
A world full of gods : the strange triumph of Christianity, Keith Hopkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [381]-389) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Magic, temple tales, and oppressive power
  • 6.
  • Pagans vs. Christians vs. Jews
  • 7.
  • Recreation the cosmos
  • 8.
  • Jesus and the New Testament, or, the construction of a sacred hero
  • 1.
  • World full of gods
  • 2.
  • Jews and Christians, or how the Dead Sea Scrolls were found and lost
  • 3.
  • Christian revolution
  • 4.
  • Jesus and his twin brother
Control code
43951916
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press ed.
Extent
x, 402 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743200103
Lccn
00032127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A world full of gods : the strange triumph of Christianity, Keith Hopkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [381]-389) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Magic, temple tales, and oppressive power
  • 6.
  • Pagans vs. Christians vs. Jews
  • 7.
  • Recreation the cosmos
  • 8.
  • Jesus and the New Testament, or, the construction of a sacred hero
  • 1.
  • World full of gods
  • 2.
  • Jews and Christians, or how the Dead Sea Scrolls were found and lost
  • 3.
  • Christian revolution
  • 4.
  • Jesus and his twin brother
Control code
43951916
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press ed.
Extent
x, 402 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743200103
Lccn
00032127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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