Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 April 2010

224 Pages | 17 b/w illus.

5 1/8 x 7 3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199582952

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A History

David Albert Jones

  • Examines prominent stories and speculations about angels in several different religions, including Judaism, Islam, and Christianity
  • Looks at how angels have been portrayed in art, literature, and cinema
  • Considers the implications of angels and why people find the idea of angels attractive, helpful, or consoling
  • Explores why angels remain so powerful in modern culture

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