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The challenge of religious studies

Howkins, Kenneth, G.

The challenge of religious studies

by Howkins, Kenneth, G.

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Published by InterVarsity Press in Downers Grove, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Kenneth G. Howkins. Foreword by John W. Alexander.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS600.2 .H68 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination150 p.
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5429612M
    ISBN 100877847142
    LC Control Number73075896
    OCLC/WorldCa700990

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