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The Monotheists: Jews, Christians, and Muslims in Conflict and Competition, Volume I: The Peoples of God

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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 ...more
Paperback, 352 pages
Published August 14th 2005 by Princeton University Press
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Will Connelly
May 10, 2016 Will Connelly rated it did not like it
Peters often uses his vocabulary to make the issues at hand more confusing. This book is badly organized and difficult to connect issues between the three religions. If you want to know about the Abrahamic tradition, find another source.
Corleen gallinger
Interesting. Gave me an understanding of somethings I didn't "get" before; and cleared up some misconceptions I had about all 3 meta-groups
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