Who"s who in church history. by John Woolman Brush

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Published by Whittemore Associates in Boston .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsBR1703 .B7
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Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL5867012M
LC Control Number62051555

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I've had it on my shelves for a number of years now and have referred to it often. The book itself runs to more than pages, and there are about a thousand and a half entries. This is not an in-depth study of the figures of church history, but most of the entries present a really nice first overview of the most important figures/5(4).

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What I would like to do now is something similar with church history. The first series of posts will cover general works on church. Church history ranges from the time of Christ to the middle ages, from the Reformation to present day.

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