In Hell and Damnation, bestselling author Marq de Villiers takes readers on a journey into the strange richness of the human imaginings of hell, deep into time and across many faiths, back into early Egypt and the 5,000-year-old Mesopotamian epic of Gilgamesh. This urbane, funny, and deeply researched guide ventures well beyond the Nine Circles of Dante's Hell and the many...
|Title||:||Hell and Damnation: A Sinner's Guide to Eternal Torment|
|Author||:||Marq de Villiers|
Hell and Damnation: A Sinner's Guide to Eternal Torment Reviews
A highly readable account of various versions of hell. A little repetitive at times but otherwise well-balanced and informative. I especially liked the epilogue which, along with the rest of the book, intelligently and fairly presented the ridiculousness and stupidity and nastiness that it takes to believe in hell.