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Why am I a Christian?

Arthur Foley Winnington-Ingram

Why am I a Christian?

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby the Right Rev. and Right Hon. Arthur F. Winnington Ingram, D. D., lord bishop of London.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX5133.W57 W5
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 193 p.
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6733597M
LC Control Number29022035
OCLC/WorldCa1434019


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