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An uncomfortable fraternity

John D. Hannah

An uncomfortable fraternity

Dallas Theological Seminary and American evangelicalism

by John D. Hannah

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Zondervan in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

  • Dallas Theological Seminary -- History,
  • Evangelicalism -- United States -- History,
  • United States -- Church history -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn D. Hannah.
    LC ClassificationsBV4070.D246 H36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23080901M
    ISBN 109780310237860
    LC Control Number2009005147

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