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Religion and cultural memory

Jan Assmann

Religion and cultural memory

ten studies

by Jan Assmann

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, CA .
Written in English


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StatementJan Assmann ; translated by Rodney Livingstone.
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LC ClassificationsBL
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 222 p. ;
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22726747M
ISBN 100804745234

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