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Author Minois, Georges, 1946-
Uniform Title Traité des trois imposteurs. English
Title The atheist's Bible [electronic resource] : the most dangerous book that never existed / Georges Minois ; translated by Lys Ann Weiss.
Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  BL2773 .M5613 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xii, 249 pages) : map.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The origin of a mythical theme: the prehistory of the three impostors (up to the thirteenth century) -- The hunt for the author of a mythical treatise (fourteenth to sixteenth century) -- The European elites and religious imposture (seventeenth century) -- Debates on the origin of religions (second half of the seventeenth century) -- From the De tribus to the Trois imposteurs: discovery or invention of the Treatise (1680-1721) -- The treatise of the Three impostors: the contents of a blasphemy.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject De tribus impostoribus.
Rationalism -- History.
Related To Print version: Minois, Georges,. The atheist's Bible. Chicago ; The University of Chicago Press, 2012. 9780226530291 0226530299 (DLC) 2012011212
ISBN 0226530302 (electronic bk.)
9780226530307 (electronic bk.)
9780226530291 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226530299 (cloth : alk. paper)