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The world Jesus knew by Anne Punton

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Published by Monarch in Crowborough .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jesus Christ -- Knowledge and learning.,
  • Jesus Christ -- Biography.,
  • Jesus Christ -- Political and social views.,
  • Jews -- History -- 168 B.C.-135 A.D. -- Miscellanea.,
  • Jews -- Social life and customs -- To 70 A.D.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementAnne Punton.
The Physical Object
Pagination267p. :
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16804882M
ISBN 101854243667
OCLC/WorldCa59649995

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