Baha"i Faith (World Religions) by Paula R. Hartz

Cover of: Baha

Published by Facts on File .

Written in English

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  • Baha"i,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Baha" i,
  • Religion - General,
  • Bahai Faith

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11359649M
ISBN 100816047294
ISBN 109780816047291

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