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Published by Macmillan, Collier Macmillan in New York, London .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Catholic Church. National Conference of Catholic Bishops,
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines,
  • Economics -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church,
  • Christian sociology -- Catholic Church,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1981-

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Thomas M. Gannon.
ContributionsGannon, Thomas M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX1795.E27 C37 1987 Suppl.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 296, [44] p. ;
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2734161M
ISBN 100029112605
LC Control Number86028448

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