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Church history in the age of science historiographical patterns in the United States, 1876-1918 by Henry Warner Bowden

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Church history -- Historiography.,
  • Church historians -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementHenry Warner Bowden.
LC ClassificationsBR138 .B68 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 269 p. ;
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1873052M
ISBN 10080931620X
LC Control Number90032749

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