Title Holy Homicide: An Encyclopedia of Those Who Go With Their God & Kill
Book Condition New
Publisher Loompanics Unltd 1998
1559501642 / 9781559501644
Seller ID ALIBRIS.0001986
1559501642 brand new! support independent counter-culture booksellers! Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 286 p. Audience: General/trade.
Human beings kill one another for all sorts of reasons, but none are stranger or more incomprehensible than religion Homicide: An Encyclopedia of Thom Who Go With Their God...And Kill is a lexicon of murders attributed to instructions from deifies, whether committed by unstable loners, organizations, or armies. As demonstrated by the atrocities enumerated with in this book's pages, religion is among the oldest, most persistent motives for murder throughout human history. Millions, perhaps billions, of victims have suffered and died throughout the ages, all in the name of one god or another.