This study of the great religions - ancient and modern - brings in concise form the key facts concerning origin, development, and the sacred literature of each faith __________
THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS has for decades has been distinctive in its field because:
IT IS BRIEF: no other book gives so much information about religions in so few pages.
IT IS SIMPLE: average men and women can understand its nontechnical language.
IT IS INTERESTING: the vivid accounts of the religions win and hold attention.
IT IS TRUSTWORTHY: it represents the best of scholarship in each of the different faiths.
IT IS IMPARTIAL AND OBJECTIVE: the author presents an unbiased view of each religion.
IT IS SIGNIFICANT: it answers important questions concerning the history, aim, and influence of these faiths.
IT IS STIMULATING: it suggests sound resources for further study in each religion.
In this edition, facts and figures and includes a complete new chapter on the religions of ancient America, THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS will continue to bring teachers, students, men and women everywhere, a brief but comprehensive picture of the faiths for which men live and die.
by Charles Samuel Braden