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Holy hustlers, schism, and prophecy

Richard P. Werbner

Holy hustlers, schism, and prophecy

apostolic reformation in Botswana

by Richard P. Werbner

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

    Subjects:
  • Gaborone (Botswana),
  • Pentecostal churches,
  • Church history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-245) and index.

    StatementRichard Werbner
    SeriesThe anthropology of Christianity -- 11, Anthropology of Christianity -- 11.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX8762.A45 B558 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25051908M
    ISBN 100520268539, 0520268547
    ISBN 109780520268531, 9780520268548
    LC Control Number2010047448
    OCLC/WorldCa668191573

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