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The Westminster dictionary of church history.

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Published by Westminster Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church history -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesDictionary of Church history.
    StatementEditor: Jerald C. Brauer. Associate editors: Brian Gerrish [and others]
    ContributionsBrauer, Jerald C., ed., Gerrish, B. A. 1931- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR95 .W496
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 887 p.
    Number of Pages887
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5679881M
    ISBN 100664212859
    LC Control Number69011071

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