The Bible & the Modern World (Biblical Seminar Series, Vol 51)
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The Bible & the Modern World (Biblical Seminar Series, Vol 51) by David J. A. Clines

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Published by Sheffield Academic Press .
Written in English


  • Biblical Studies - General,
  • Biblical studies, criticism & exegesis,
  • Religion - Biblical Studies,
  • Religion

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11947797M
ISBN 101850758417
ISBN 109781850758419

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