Political theologies
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Published by Fordham University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English

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Statementedited by Hent de Vries and Lawrence E. Sullivan.
LC ClassificationsBT
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 796 p. ;
Number of Pages796
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22743401M
ISBN 10082322645X

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