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The cross and the crescent

reflections on Christian-Musl im spirituality

by Phil Parshall

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Tyndale House in Wheaton, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Islam.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhil Parshall.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP172 .P319 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2221363M
    ISBN 100842304738
    LC Control Number89050625
    OCLC/WorldCa21110895

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