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Author Mangalwadi, Vishal.

Title The book that made your world : how the Bible created the soul of Western civilization / Vishal Mangalwadi.

Imprint Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    220.09 MAN    DUE 06-07-19
Description xxi, 442 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 404-425) and index.
Contents Prologue : why this journey into the soul of the modern world? -- The soul of Western civilization -- A personal pilgrimage -- The seeds of Western civilization -- The millennium's revolution -- The intellectual revolution -- What made the West the best -- Globalizing modernity.
Summary Vishal Mangalwadi, an Indian philosopher, takes readers on a historical journey through the last millennium, exploring why and how the Bible reformed Europe and made the West a uniquely thinking civilization: technical and tolerant, scientific and free, just and prosperous. --from publisher description
Subject Bible -- Influence -- Western civilization.
Bible -- Influence -- Modern civilization.
Christianity and culture -- India.
Christian civilization.
ISBN 9781595553225

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