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Title New Catholic encyclopedia / prepared by an editorial staff at the Catholic University of America in association with Thomson-Gale
Edition Second edition
Published Detroit : Thomson/Gale ; Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America, c2003
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Description 1 online resource (15 volumes)
Series Gale virtual reference library
Contents v. 1. A-Azt -- v. 2. Baa-Cam -- v. 3. Can-Col -- v. 4. Com-Dyn -- v. 5. Ead-Fre -- v. 6. Fri-Hoh -- v. 7. Hol-Jub -- v. 8. Jud-Lyo -- v. 9. Mab-Mor -- v. 10 Mos-Pat -- v. 11. Pau-Red -- v. 12. Ref-Sep -- v. 13. Seq-The -- v. 14. Thi-Zwi -- v. 15. [Contributors], Index
Summary The reference work is prized for its scholarly presentation of persons and subjects related to Catholicism and the humanities. Topics include abortion, divorce, cloning, and reproductive technologies. In addition to the hundreds of new, signed articles on a wide variety of topics, this edition also features biographies of contemporary religious figures, thousands of photos, maps, and illustrations, and completely updated bibliographical citations. The 15th volume is a cumulative index to the entire encyclopedia
"This 15 volume, second edition features revised and new articles. Among the 12,000 entries in the encyclopedia are articles on theology, philosophy, history, literary figures, saints, musicians and much more."--'About this e-book' p
Notes Available through the Gale virtual reference library
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Catholic Church -- Encyclopedias
Catholicism -- Encyclopedias
Genre/Form Encyclopedias
Form Electronic book
Author Catholic University of America
ISBN 0787676942 (electronic bk.)
9780787676940 (electronic bk.)
OTHER TI Gale virtual reference library