New Reference Book: Milestone Documents of World Religions

By - Research & Instruction Librarian October 4th, 2011

Milestone Documents of World Religions edited by David M. Fahey, Schlager, 2011.

 

Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 200 F14M

This 3-volume set combines primary religious sources with paired analysis.  Almost 100 entries span the 3rd millennium BCE to the 21st Century.

Examples:

  • Hymn to the Nile ca. 1990-1950 BCE
  • Ptolemy: Letter to Flora: ca. 150 CE
  • Shantideva: Bodhicaryavatara: ca. 700-763
  • Allan Kardec: The Spirits’ Book: 1857
  • Imar Schorsch: The Sacred Cluster: 1995

Helpful for: Religious Studies, Humanities, History, Global Studies, Gender Studies

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