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Biblical encounter with Japanese culture. by Charles Corwin

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Published by Christian Literature Crusade in Tokyo .
Written in English


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  • Japanese language -- Semantics.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [171]-172.

LC ClassificationsPL665 .C6
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 172 p.
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5396766M
LC Control Number72856419

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