Indian Christianity

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Published by Centre for Studies in Civilizations for the Project of History of Indian Science, Philosophy and Culture, Distributed by Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers , New Delhi
Christianity -- India, Theology -- India, India -- Church hi
About the Edition

Contributed articles.

Statementedited by A. V. Afonso.
SeriesHistory of science, philosophy and culture in Indian civilization. Volume VII, The Rise of new policy and life in villages and towns -- pt. 6
ContributionsAfonso, A. V., Centre for Studies in Civilizations (Delhi, India), Project of History of Indian Science, Philosophy, and Culture
LC ClassificationsBR1155+, BR1155 .I53 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv, 542 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24003567M
ISBN 108187586419
ISBN 139788187586418
LC Control Number2009305421

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