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Religion: what and why? or, God=X

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Published by Charles Watts in London .
Written in English


  • Controversial literature,
  • Religion,
  • Free thought

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesGod=X.
Statementby C. Bradlaugh
SeriesThe Freethinker"s text-book -- pt. I
ContributionsNational Secular Society
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 145-190, [2] ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25072662M

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