The World's Religions

Version: Unabridged
Author: Huston Smith
Narrator: Jonathan Davis
Genres: History, World
Publisher: Recorded Books
Published In: June 2010
# of Units: 17 CDs
Length: 20 hours, 15 minutes
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Overview

Acclaimed as the most eloquent and accessible authority on the history of religions, Huston Smith clarifies the essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Islam, Judaism, and Christianity. In The World's Religions, he also highlights the native traditions of the Americas, Africa, and Oceania.

"The best one-volume book on World religions."-Library Journal

Author Details

Author Details

Smith, Huston

Huston Smith is internationally known and revered as the premier teacher of world religions. He is the focus of a five-part PBS television series with Bill Moyers and has taught at Washington University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Syracuse University, and the University of California at Berkeley. The recipient of twelve honorary degrees, Smith's fifteen books include his bestselling "The World's Religions", "Why Religion Matters", and his autobiography, "Tales of Wonder".