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Published by Smythe, distributed in N. America by Humanities Press in Gerrards Cross, Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jesus Christ -- Resurrection -- Biblical teaching.,
  • Bible. N.T. Gospels -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Previously published as: The evidence for the resurrection of Jesus Christ. London : s.n., 1865.

Statementedited and introduced by Robert Johnstone ; with an appendix by W.B. Primrose.
ContributionsJohnstone, Robert, D.D., Primrose, W. B.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT480 .B97 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3816763M
ISBN 100901072591
LC Control Number81125382
OCLC/WorldCa7733185

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