History of theology. by Bengt Hägglund

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  • Theology, Doctrinal -- History.

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Translation of Teologins historia.

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StatementTranslated by Gene J. Lund.
LC ClassificationsBT21.2 .H313
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Pagination425 p.
Number of Pages425
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Open LibraryOL5606154M
LC Control Number68013365

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