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Published by Hawthorn Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Language and languages,
  • Language and languages -- Religious aspects,
  • Communication -- Religious aspects

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [190]-191.

SeriesTwentieth century encyclopedia of Catholicism,, v. 126. Section 13: Catholicism and science, Twentieth century encyclopedia of Catholicism., v. 126.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP121 .C7
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5942258M
LC Control Number65013026
OCLC/WorldCa333186

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