Faith and the Historian Catholic Perspectives by Nick Salvatore

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Published by University of Illinois Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church,
  • Social history,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Catholicism,
  • Christianity - Catholic,
  • Faith,
  • Religion / Catholicism,
  • Catholic Church,
  • History,
  • Religious aspects

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10227900M
ISBN 100252073827
ISBN 109780252073823

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