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Architecture and the Church.

Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod. Commission on Church Architecture.

Architecture and the Church.

by Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod. Commission on Church Architecture.

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Published by Concordia Pub. House in St. Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church architecture.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBernard W. Guenther, chairman.
    ContributionsGuenther, Bernard W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA4800 .L83
    The Physical Object
    Pagination85 p.
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5950126M
    LC Control Number65022698
    OCLC/WorldCa1318180

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