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The Perils of Life Savoring An Affirmation from an Agnostic Lutheran Preacher, a Memoir by David Danielson

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Published by Writers Club Press .
Written in English

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Number of Pages371
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Open LibraryOL7547961M
ISBN 100595179746
ISBN 109780595179749

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