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Politics of the sacred

David Lawrence Coleman

Politics of the sacred

by David Lawrence Coleman

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Published by UMI in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Hawaii, 2000.

Statementby David Lawrence Coleman.
ContributionsUniversity of Hawaii (Honolulu)
The Physical Object
Pagination453p. ;
Number of Pages453
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20720311M

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