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Published by Religious Education Press in Birmingham, Ala .
Written in English

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  • Empirical theology.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by Randolph Crump Miller.
ContributionsMiller, Randolph Crump, 1910-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT83.53 .E57 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 304 p. ;
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1728845M
ISBN 100891350888
LC Control Number92033139

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