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Published by Institute of Theological Studies in Grand Rapids, Mich. (3140 Three Mile Rd. N.E., Grand Rapids, 49505) .
Written in English



  • China,
  • China.


  • Christianity -- China.,
  • China -- Church history -- 20th century.,
  • China -- Church history -- 19th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementcompiled by Jonathan Chao.
ContributionsChao, Jonathan., Institute of Theological Studies (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsBR1288 .H57 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL551220M
LC Control Number96132613

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