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The Concise Dictionary of Religion

by Irving Hexham

  • 195 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Regent College Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8739522M
    ISBN 101573831204
    ISBN 109781573831208

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