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The Book of Heaven: An Anthology of Writings from Ancient to Modern Times

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In every culture, in every epoch, human beings have yearned for heaven--the kingdom of God, abode of the elect, fount of enlightenment, mirror of hopes and desires. Now, in The Book of Heaven, Carol and Philip Zaleski provide the first wide-ranging anthology of writings about heaven, drawing from scriptures, myths, epics, poems, prayers, sermons, novels, hymns and spells, ...more
Hardcover, 448 pages
Published March 1st 2000 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published 2000)
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