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Author: Augustus Le Plongeon
Publisher: eBookDB/Google
Keywords: sacred, mysteries, freemasonry, india, times, anterior, solomon, temple, chaldea, egypt, mayas, among, quiches, years, relation, greece
Number of Pages: 227
Published:
ISBN-10: 1440054312
ISBN-13: 9781440054310
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Author: Karen Tate
Publisher: CCC Publishing
Keywords: destinations, goddess, places, sacred
Number of Pages: 428
Published: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 1888729112
ISBN-13: 9781888729115

This fascinating travel perspective is sure to become an invaluable resource in every library and on every coffee table and bookshelf as the past is uncovered through the lens of sacred travel. Including both academic and popular religious perspectives, this comprehensive world guide will be of interest to both experts as well as the spiritual novice. Author Karen Tate deftly combines current trends, academic theories, and historical insights, some of which may surprise even the most well read or jaded traveler. This volume of sacred sites brings both lesser-known and famous locales into persp
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Author: Ismail Serageldin
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: roots, urban, futures, cultural, sites, cities, sacred, historic
Number of Pages: 442
Published: 2001-01
ISBN-10: 082134904X
ISBN-13: 9780821349045

A large proportion of the 100 historic cities and nearly 200 sacred sites on the World Heritage List are located in the developing world. Of key concern is how historic cities fare against the population pressures, crumbling infrastructure, and eroding economic base of the developing world.'Historic Cities and Sacred Sites: Cultural Roots for Urban Futures' investigates the effects of overpopulation and poverty on historic cities and sacred sites. It demonstrates that taking care of humanity's cultural heritage can regenerate self-esteem and self-identities of disempowered peoples and revive m
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Author: Brad Olsen
Publisher: CCC Publishing
Keywords: destinations, europe, places, sacred
Number of Pages: 342
Published: 2007-03-01
ISBN-10: 1888729120
ISBN-13: 9781888729122

Combining current trends, academic theories, and historical insights, this travel guide brings both lesser-known and famous European spiritual locales into perspective by explaining the significance of each sacred site. The cultural relevance, history, and spirituality of each site—including Stonehenge, the Acropolis, Mont Saint Michel, Pompeii, and Saint Peter’s Basilica—are explained, creating a moving and artistic travel experience. Each destination—with selections spanning more than 15 countries throughout Europe—is accompanied by easy-to-follow maps and directions.
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Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: net, springboard, safety, strategy, protection, sector, social
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2001-01
ISBN-10: 0821349031
ISBN-13: 9780821349038

Annotation A large proportion of the 100 historic cities and nearly 200 sacred sites on the World Heritage List are located in the developing world. Of key concern is how historic cities fare against the population pressures, crumbling infrastructure, and eroding economic base of the developing world. Historic Cities and Sacred Sites: Cultural Roots for Urban Futures investigates the effects of overpopulation and poverty on historic cities and sacred sites. It demonstrates that taking care of humanity's cultural heritage can regenerate self-esteem and self-identities of disempowered peoples an
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Author: Timothy Whittaker
Publisher: whowont.com
Keywords: places, sacred, directory
Number of Pages: 108
Published: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 0977044017
ISBN-13: 9780977044016
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Author: Patrick Bascio
Publisher: Branden Books
Keywords: obsession, sacred
Number of Pages: 124
Published: 2010-11-30
ISBN-10: 0828322007
ISBN-13: 9780828322003
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