Ancient thoughts in modern perspective
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Ancient thoughts in modern perspective a contemporary view of the Bible. by Solomon Poll

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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English


  • Bible. O.T. Pentateuch -- Meditations.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsBS1225.4 .P64
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 124 p.
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5614220M
LC Control Number68022349

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