An A-Z guide to angels of all kinds, the second edition of this title provides a reference to the origins, natures, functions and maifestations of angels. With over 50 percent more material than the first edition, entries cover topics such as angelologies, individual angels, the importance of angels in major world religions, encounters with angels, and depictions of angels in art and popular culture. Several entries cover prominent historical figures such as Charles Lindbergh, William Blake and Carl Jung, who claimed to have experienced first-hand interaction with angels. Myths and folklore and biblical stories are also covered.
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