Issues in religion
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Issues in religion a book of readings by Frazier, Allie M.

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Published by American Book Co. in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Religion.,
  • Religion -- Philosophy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Allie M. Frazier.
LC ClassificationsBL51 .F68127
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 373 p.
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5688677M
LC Control Number70002733

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