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The concise Oxford dictionary of world religions

The concise Oxford dictionary of world religions

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Dictionaries,
  • Religions -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOxford concise dictionary of world religions, Oxford dictionary of world religions.
    Statementedited by John Bowker.
    GenreDictionaries.
    SeriesOxford paperback reference
    ContributionsBowker, John Westerdale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL31 .C65 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 702 p. ;
    Number of Pages702
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22650407M
    ISBN 10019861053X
    ISBN 109780198610533
    LC Control Number2006271863

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