Religion in New Jersey
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Religion in New Jersey a brief history by Wallace N. Jamison

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Published by Van Nostrand in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English


  • New Jersey -- Church history.

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Edition Notes

StatementW.N. Jamison.
SeriesThe New Jersey historical series ; v.13, New Jersey historical series -- v. 13.
The Physical Object
Pagination183 p. :
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14383144M

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