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The encyclopedia of Christian literature

Author: George Thomas Kurian; James Smith
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2010.
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Covering 2,000 years, The Encyclopedia of Christian Literature is the first encyclopedia devoted to Christian writers and books. In addition to an overview of the Christian literature, this two-volume set also includes 40 essays on the principal genres of Christian literature and more than 400 bio-bibliographical essays describing the principal writers and their works. These essays examine the evolution of Christian  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2009049110
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Thomas Kurian; James Smith
ISBN: 9780810869875 081086987X 9780810872837 0810872838
OCLC Number: 690877114
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes (xvi, 711 pages))
Contents: V. 1. Genres and types / Biographies A-G --
v. 2. Biographies H-Z.
Responsibility: George Thomas Kurian, editor ; James D. Smith III, coeditor ; Mark E. Roberts, associate editor ; Sarah Claudine Day, managing editor.

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Covering 2,000 years, this two-volume set is the first encyclopedia devoted to Christian writers and books. In addition to an overview of the Christian literature, this encyclopedia includes more  Read more...

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