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The liberal Christians

Conrad Wright

The liberal Christians

essays on American Unitarian history.

by Conrad Wright

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Unitarianism -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX9843 .W78L5 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 147 p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4910472M
    ISBN 100807016705
    LC Control Number76084801


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