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Heroic stature

five addresses
  • 226 Pages
  • 1.24 MB
  • English
American Baptist Publication Society , Philadelphia
Luther, Martin, 1483-1546., Wesley, John, 1703-1791., Macleod, Norman, 1812-1972., Finney, Charles Grandison, 1792-1875., Latimer, Hugh, 1490-
Statementby Nathan Sheppard.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 226 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14011311M

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