The Illustrated World's Religions: A Guide to Our Wisdom Traditions by Huston Smith. Stunning pictorial presentation refines the text to its wonderful essentials. In detailed, absorbing, richly illustrated, and highly readable chapters on Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity and primal religions, we find refreshing and fascinating presentations of both the differences and the similarities among the worldwide religious traditions.
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World (6-Volume Set) by John L. Esposito. $669.99. Author: John L. Esposito. 2976 pages. Edition - Revised edition. Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA; Revised edition edition (April 3, 2009). Publication: April 3, 2009