The Resource Encyclopedia of Demons in World Religions and Cultures, (electronic resource)

Encyclopedia of Demons in World Religions and Cultures, (electronic resource)

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Encyclopedia of Demons in World Religions and Cultures
Title
Encyclopedia of Demons in World Religions and Cultures
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Language
eng
Summary
This exhaustive volume catalogs nearly three thousand demons in the mythologies and lore of virtually every ancient society and most religions. From Aamon, the demon of life and reproduction with the head of a serpent and the body of a wolf in Christian demonology, to Zu, the half-man, half-bird personification of the southern wind and thunder clouds in Sumero-Akkadian mythology, entries offer descriptions of each demon's origins, appearance and cultural significance. Also included are descriptions of the demonic and diabolical members making up the hierarchy of Hell and the numerous species o
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EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 133.4/203
  • 133.4203
  • 202.1603
Index
index present
LC call number
BL480 .B364 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
EBSCO eBooks
Target audience
adult
Encyclopedia of Demons in World Religions and Cultures, (electronic resource)
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Encyclopedia of Demons in World Religions and Cultures, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; The Encyclopedia; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn774276733
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unknown
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Extent
1 online resource (417 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786488940
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613448712
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ebs774276733
  • (Sirsi) ebs774276733
  • (CaAE) ebs774276733
  • (OCoLC)774276733

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