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The postwar strategy of religion

Joseph M. M. Gray

The postwar strategy of religion

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Published by Abingdon-Cokesbury press in New York, Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- 20th century,
  • Apologetics -- 20th century,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects,
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951),
  • Immortality

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Joseph M. M. Gray.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR479 .G73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p.
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6465226M
    LC Control Number44003717
    OCLC/WorldCa2460064

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