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fantasy of human rights

  • 192 Pages
  • 4.56 MB
  • English
Mayhew-McCrimmon , Great Wakering
Church and social problems -- Great Britain., Church and social problems -- Catholic Church., Civil rights., Human ri


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Statementby Patrick O"Mahony.
LC ClassificationsHN39.G7 O43 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4483482M
ISBN 100855972564
LC Control Number79312169

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