The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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Tradition of Peter in Rome. The problems surrounding the residence, martyrdom,
and burial of Peter are among the most complicated and controversial of all those
encountered in the study of the New Testament and the early church.
The tradition culminated in two great Muslim philosophers who deeply influenced
the medieval West, Avi- cenna (Ibn Slna, 980-1037) from Persia and Averroes (
Ibn Rushd, 1126-98) from Muslim Spain. Of these, Avicenna was perhaps the ...
The literary heritage of the latter does indeed permit the formation of longer and
more varied traditions and the incorporation into them of a wider range of
individual opinions, intui- Tradition, lions, and experiences, but the oral traditions
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