Luther and the German reformation
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Luther and the German reformation by Thomas M. Lindsay

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York .
Written in English



  • Germany


  • Luther, Martin, 1483-1546,
  • Reformation -- Germany -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementby Thomas M. Lindsay.
SeriesThe world"s epoch-makers. [XV]
LC ClassificationsBR325 .L48
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 300 p.
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6916347M
LC Control Number02012314

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