Beyond toleration the religious origins of American pluralism by Chris Beneke

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Freedom of religion -- United States -- History -- 18th century,
  • Religious pluralism -- United States -- History -- 18th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementChris Beneke.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR516 .B39 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3418054M
ISBN 100195305558
ISBN 109780195305555
LC Control Number2005034383

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