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African ideas of God

African ideas of God

a symposium

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Published by Edinburgh House P in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditor and contributor Edwin W. Smith, other contributors T.Cullen Youns ... [et al].
ContributionsSmith, Edwin William., Young, T. Cullen.
The Physical Object
Pagination308p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18703714M

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