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  • Paperback: 238 pages
  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press; New edition edition (15 Mar. 1979)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0226203905
  • ISBN-13: 978-0226203904
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1.8 x 22.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
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About the Author

Mircea Eliade (1907-1986) was the Sewell L. Avery Distinguished Service Professor in the Divinity School and professor in the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago. His books published by the University of Chicago Press include Autobiography, Volume II; the novel The Old Man and the Bureaucrats; the three-volume History of Religious Ideas; Ordeal by Labyrinth; and several other works on the history of religions.


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