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challenge of religion

a philosophical appraisal

by Thomas N. Munson

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Published by Duquesne University Press, Distributed by Humanities Press in Pittsburgh, Atlantic Highlands, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas N. Munson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL51 .M86 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3029744M
    ISBN 100820701793, 0820701815
    LC Control Number85010297

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