Religious pluralism in South Asia and Europe

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Statementedited by Jamal Malik and Helmut Reifeld.
ContributionsMalik, Jamal., Reifeld, Helmut.
LC ClassificationsBL2015.R44 R45 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 317 p. ;
Number of Pages317
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Open LibraryOL3333664M
ISBN 100195669754
LC Control Number2004312768

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