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Religion and modern life

Phillips Brooks House Association, Harvard University.

Religion and modern life

lectures given for the Phillips Brooks House Association, Harvard University.

by Phillips Brooks House Association, Harvard University.

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1927 ed.

    SeriesEssay index reprint series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL50 .P5 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 370 p.
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5211056M
    ISBN 100836927133
    LC Control Number75039104


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