Catholic innovation in a changing Latin America by Thomas Griffin Sanders

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Statement[by] Thomas G. Sanders.
SeriesSondeos,, no. 41
ContributionsCentro Intercultural de Documentación.
LC ClassificationsBX1426.2 .S2
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
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Open LibraryOL5690986M
LC Control Number70018628

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