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Making sense of it: an essay in philosophical theology

by Kenneth Wilson

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Published by Epworth Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophical theology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Kenneth Wilson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT40 .W54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 218 p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5085983M
    ISBN 100716202239
    LC Control Number74157210
    OCLC/WorldCa842726

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