The Origin of Chinese Deities
By Cheng Manchao. 5" x 7.25", 241 pages, paperback. With abundant historical materials and exhaustive studies over many years, the author provides a vivid and interesting account of the 29 widely known and revered gods who influenced the lives of the Chinese people for many centuries. This is helpful in the understanding of people's religious beliefs, archaeology, history, sociology, psychology, and folk literature.