501 minutes to Christ by Poe Ballantine

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Published by Hawthorne Books & Literary Arts in Portland, Ore .

Written in English

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Other titlesFive hundred and one minutes to Christ
Statementpersonal essays Poe Ballantine
LC ClassificationsPS3602.A599 A612 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination173 p. ;
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24750974M
ISBN 100976631199
ISBN 109780976631194
LC Control Number2006100717

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