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On the Creation of the Cosmos According to Moses
Language: en
Pages: 443
Authors: Philo (of Alexandria.)
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: BRILL

This study is the first volume in the new Philo of Alexandria Commentary Series. It contains a new English translation of Philo's famous treatise "On the creation of the cosmos" (the first for seventy years), and the first ever commentary in English. In this work the Jewish exegete and philosopher
Time and Sacrifice in the Aztec Cosmos
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Kay Almere Read
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-07-22 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

This introduction to the imaginative world of the Mexica (or Aztec) explores sacrifice in the richly textured life of 16th-century Mexico. Kay Almere Read describes a universe in which every object was timed by a given lifespan and in which sacrifice was the mechanism by which time functioned. This book
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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Kay Almere Read
Categories: Research
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965 - Publisher:

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Cosmos
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Alexander von Humboldt
Categories: Astronomy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1852 - Publisher:

Books about Cosmos
Cosmos
Language: en
Pages: 876
Authors: John North
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

The definitive history of humanity's search to find its place within the universe. North charts the history of astronomy and cosmology from the Paleolithic period to the present day.