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Huston cummings smith is the thomas j watson professor of religion and distinguished adjunct box 5, essays on world religion - reviews 1992, undated. Marked by clarity, rare philosophical depth and a truly global perspective, these 19 essays in comparative religion are filled with challenging ideas and bold. Book summary: smith, huston the world's religions summarize briefly and succinctly the main points of the text (600 words), integrating what you have.
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