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Published by Macmillan Press in Houndmills, Basingstoke .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Knowledge, Theory of (Religion),
  • Relativity.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Charles M. Lewis.
SeriesJames Montgomery Hester seminar -- 9th.
ContributionsLewis, Charles M., 1941-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL51 .R343 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 158 p. ;
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17473391M
ISBN 100333625439

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