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Religion Southern style Southern Baptists and society in historical persepctive [i.e. perspective] by Norman Alexander Yance

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Published by Association of Baptist Professors of Religion in Danville, Va .
Written in English


  • Southern Baptist Convention,
  • Church and social problems -- Baptists,
  • Church and social problems -- Southern States,
  • Southern States -- Religion

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references

Statementby Norman Alexander Yance
SeriesPerspectives in religious studies. Special studies series -- no. 4
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p. ;
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16658177M
ISBN 100932180035

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