Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-234) and index.
|Series||The Early church fathers|
|LC Classifications||BR65.A316 R36 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 238 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||238|
|ISBN 10||0415118417, 0415118425|
|LC Control Number||97224345|
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