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Published by William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Terminal care -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Congresses,
  • Death -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Congresses,
  • Terminal Care -- Congresses,
  • Attitude to Death -- Congresses,
  • Christianity -- Congresses,
  • Quality of Life -- Congresses

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by John Swinton & Richard Payne.
GenreCongresses
ContributionsSwinton, John, 1957-, Payne, Richard, 1951-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR726 .L556 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 287 p. ;
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24094326M
ISBN 100802863396
ISBN 109780802863393
LC Control Number2009026553

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