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Published by Student Young Men"s Christian Association in New York .
Written in English

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  • Ministry.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Increase Bosworth ...
Series[The claims and opportunities of the Christian ministry ... ed. by J.R. Mott]
The Physical Object
Pagination21 p. ;
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22886899M
LC Control Number09005550
OCLC/WorldCa14144005

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