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World cultures and world religions

H. Kraemer

World cultures and world religions

the coming dialogue.

by H. Kraemer

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Westminster Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity and other religions.,
  • Philosophy, Comparative.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR127 .K7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination386 p.
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5799322M
    LC Control Number60012261
    OCLC/WorldCa381769


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