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Philosophers and religious truth

Ninian Smart

Philosophers and religious truth

by Ninian Smart

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Published by SCM Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy and religion,
  • Religion -- Philosophy

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    StatementNinian Smart.
    SeriesSCM paperback
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL51 S569
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14071445M

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