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Published by Meridian Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Religious thought -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Translation of Die religiöse Lage der Gegenwart.

Statementby Paul Tillich. Translated by H. Richard Niebuhr.
SeriesLiving age books -- LA6
The Physical Object
Pagination219 p.
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22129041M

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