Religious movements in primal societies
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Published by Mission Focus Publications in Elkhart, IN (Box 370, Elkhart 46515-0370) .
Written in English


  • Christian sects.,
  • Religion.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Harold W. Turner.
LC ClassificationsBR157 .T78 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. ;
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1808163M
LC Control Number89216383

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