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Black church in America

African American spirituality

by Michael Battle

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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Religion.,
  • African American churches -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael Battle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR563.N4 B38 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3402478M
    ISBN 101405118911, 140511892X
    ISBN 109781405118910, 9781405118927
    LC Control Number2005017386


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