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Published by Scholars Press in Atlanta, Ga .
Written in English


  • Barth, Karl, 1886-1968.,
  • Moltmann, Jürgen.,
  • Van Buren, Matthews, 1924-,
  • Holocaust (Christian theology),
  • Israel (Christian theology),
  • Theology -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Theology -- Forecasting.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-309).

StatementStephen R. Haynes.
SeriesAmerican Academy of Religion academy series ;, no. 77
LC ClassificationsBT93 .H39 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 309 p. ;
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1553034M
ISBN 101555406513, 1555406521
LC Control Number91033004

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