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underground church accounts of Christian revolutionaries in action by Edward E. Plowman

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Published by D. C. Cook Pub. Co. in Elgin, Ill .
Written in English


  • Non-institutional churches.,
  • Youth -- Religious life.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Edward E. Plowman.
LC ClassificationsBV601.9 .P57
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5221182M
LC Control Number75147214

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