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Published: 01 November 2014

176 Pages | Approx 19 black and white illustrations

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199687749

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Christianity: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

Linda Woodhead

Very Short Introductions

  • A short and accessible updated guide to the world's largest religion
  • Considers the rise and growth of Christianity throughout history
  • Outlines the main principles and beliefs of Christian thought
  • Demonstrates the diversity of Christian faith and practice in the modern world
  • Explores the religion's struggle with modernity and gender issues
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - millions of copies sold worldwide