Imagining the sacred soundings in world religions by Vernon Ruland

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • Religions.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-295) and index.

Book details

StatementVernon Ruland.
SeriesFaith meets faith
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL80.2 .R86 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 309 p. :
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL367928M
ISBN 101570752095
LC Control Number98028478

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