The revolutionary function of the modern Church
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Published by G.P. Putnam"s Sons in New York .
Written in English


  • Church,
  • Christian sociology

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Edition Notes

SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 11034.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 264 p.
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13556431M

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