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American Church History

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Published by Abingdon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - General,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Modern Church (1648-,
  • Religion,
  • United States,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Church history,
  • Institutions & Organizations

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHenry Warner Bowden (Editor), Paul Charles Kemeny (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages406
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7723848M
    ISBN 100687025443
    ISBN 109780687025442
    OCLC/WorldCa39614918

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