Includes bibliographical references (p. -1676).
|Other titles||Encounter Bible|
|Statement||[general editor, Timothy Jones].|
|Series||Encounter series, Encounter series (Grand Rapids, Mich.)|
|Contributions||Jones, Timothy K., 1955-|
|LC Classifications||BS191.5.A1 1999 G73 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 1676 p. :|
|Number of Pages||1676|
|LC Control Number||98061559|
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