Christian missions, their place in India
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Published by Navajivan Pub. in Ahmedabad .
Written in English


  • Missions -- India

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Statementedited by Bharatan Kumarappa.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 239 p.
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16489146M

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