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Sojourners in the wilderness

the Christian right in comparative perspective
  • 289 Pages
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  • English

Rowman & Littlefield , Lanham
Conservatism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Comparative studies, Conservatism -- History -- 20th century, World politics -- 1945-, Church history -- 20th ce
Statementedited by Corwin E. Smidt and James M. Penning.
SeriesReligious forces in the modern political world
ContributionsSmidt, Corwin E., 1946-, Penning, James M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR115.P7 S61212 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 289 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL672502M
ISBN 100847686442
LC Control Number97018546

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