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The sacred gaze

religious visual culture in theory and practice

by David Morgan

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English


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StatementDavid Morgan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 318 p. :
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22629415M
ISBN 100520243064

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