The Christian belief in God in relation to religion and philosophy
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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English


  • God.,
  • Religion.,
  • Philosophy and religion.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Alfred E. Garvie.
SeriesHistory of religions preservation project -- MN 40260.10.
The Physical Object
Pagination471 p.
Number of Pages471
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14024219M

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