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Conversion and Christianity in the North Sea World

Conversion and Christianity in the North Sea World

the proceedings of a day conference held on 21st February 1998

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Published by Committee for Dark Age Studies, University of St. Andrews in St. Andrews .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conversion -- Christianity -- Congresses.,
  • Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500 -- Congresses.,
  • Scotland -- Church history -- To 1500 -- Congresses.,
  • North Sea Region -- Church history -- Congresses.,
  • Europe, Northern -- Church history -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Statementedited by Barbara E. Crawford.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesSt. John"s House papers -- no. 8
    ContributionsCrawford, B. E., University of St Andrews. Committee for Dark Age Studies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination133 p. :
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18896587M
    ISBN 100951257331

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