Jesus for Jews
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Jesus for Jews a history by Edward Holton James

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Published by The Emerson Press in Concord, Mass .
Written in English


  • Jesus Christ.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Holton James.
LC ClassificationsBT309 .J25
The Physical Object
Pagination108 p. ;
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6302324M
LC Control Number34005794

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