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The church and Third World revolution by Pierre Bigo

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English



  • Developing countries.


  • Christianity -- Developing countries,
  • Christian sociology,
  • Christianity and politics,
  • Communism and Christianity

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Edition Notes

StatementPierre Bigo ; translated by Sister Jeanne Marie Lyons.
LC ClassificationsBR115.U6 B513
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 316 p. ;
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4907248M
ISBN 100883440717, 0883440725
LC Control Number76055388

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