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Being religious, American style

a history of popular religiosity in the United States

by Charles H. Lippy

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Religious life and customs -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-269) and index.

      StatementCharles H. Lippy.
      SeriesContributions to the study of religion,, no. 37
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2525 .L56 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 284 p. ;
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1437569M
      ISBN 100313278954
      LC Control Number93050545

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