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Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future »

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Authors: Riane Eisler
ISBN-13: 9780062502896, ISBN-10: 0062502891
Format: Paperback
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Date Published: September 1988
Edition: (Non-applicable)

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Author Biography: Riane Eisler

Riane Eisler is an internationally acclaimed scholar, futurist, and activist, and is codirector of the Center for Partnership Studies in Pacific Grove, California. She is the author of Sacred Pleasure and The Partnership Way.

Book Synopsis

The phenomenal bestseller, with more than 500,000 copies sold worldwide, now with a new epilogue from the author—The Chalice and the Blade has inspired a generation of women and men to envision a truly egalitarian society by exploring the legacy of the peaceful, goddess-worshipping cultures from our prehistoric past.

San Francisco Chronicle Book Review

Validates a belief in humanity's capacity for benevolence and cooperation in the face of so much destruction.

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