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Brenda Ralph Lewis a freelance author and journalist, specialising in the history of great civilisations. Understanding ritual sacrifice is critical for any understanding of religions and spirituality, whether past or present. Lewis does an excellent job of clarifying the issue. She has written over thirty books, including The Aztecs (Sutton, 1999), and contributed to numerous magazines including History Today, Royalty Magazine, she has also appeared on many television programmes. She lives in Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

Brenda Ralph Lewis has written more than 100 books and hundreds of magazine articles, as well as radio and television documentaries, on subjects including history (both ancient and modern), myth and legend, animal and insect life, archaeology and genealogy

Brenda Ralph Lewis has written more than 100 books and hundreds of magazine articles, as well as radio and television documentaries, on subjects including history (both ancient and modern), myth and legend, animal and insect life, archaeology and genealogy. She lives in Buckinghamshire, England. Библиографические данные. Ritual sacrifice: an illustrated history.

This book provides an overview of sacrificial practices around the worl. It also examines the reasons behind these rituals, and in the case of human sacrifice an attempt is made to understand the mentality of the 'victims' who often willingly went to their deaths.

blood and redemption. by Brenda Ralph Lewis. Published 2006 by Sutton in Stroud. Internet Archive Wishlist, Sacrifice, Human sacrifice, History. Originally published: 2001. Includes bibliographical references and index.

Natural History Books. Ritual Sacrifice : A Concise History. By (author) Brenda Ralph Lewis.

A blood ritual is any ritual that involves the intentional release of blood. A common blood ritual is the blood brother ritual, which started in ancient Europe and Asia. Two or more people, typically male, intermingle their blood in some way. This symbolically brings the participants together into one family. This can be an unsafe practice where blood-borne pathogens are concerned; the use of safe, sterilized equipment such as a lancet can mitigate this problem.

Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for ISBN: 9780752494821, 0752494821. By: Brenda Ralph Lewis. Publisher: The History Press. The print version of this textbook is ISBN: 9780750927079, 0750927070. Print ISBN: 9780750927079, 0750927070.

The principle of sacrifice is as old as human life itself. Human, animal or inanimate offerings were an essential part of an effort to handle natural disasters, secure good luck or good health, ensure success in war or commerce, in fact to produce any outcome that could better life on Earth. This fascinating book provides the first general, fully illustrated overview of sacrificial practices around the world from prehistoric times to the present day.
Ritual Sacrifice: Blood and Redemption download epub
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Author: Brenda Ralph Lewis
ISBN: 0750945001
Category: History
Subcategory: World
Language: English
Publisher: Sutton Publishing (April 25, 2007)
Pages: 192 pages