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The end of biblical studies

by Hector Avalos

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Published by Prometheus Books in [Amherst, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Hector Avalos.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS511.3 .A93 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17565578M
    ISBN 109781591025368
    LC Control Number2007001599
    OCLC/WorldCa79003468

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