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Crisis of the western world

Crisis of the western world

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Published by G. Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects.

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    Crisis of the western world, by the Archbishop of Canterbury.--Spiritual issues, by J. H. Cockburn.--Spiritual resistance, by Nathaniel Micklem.--Conscience in war-time, by J. H. Oldham.--A just and lasting peace (the Pope"s 1939 peace points) by the Archbishop of Birmingham.--Some principles of reconstruction (the proposals of the American churches) by William Paton.

    Statementand other broadcast talks by the Archbishop of Canterbury [and others] Introd. by Dr. A. D. Lindsay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD744.4 .C7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6467624M
    LC Control Number44007734
    OCLC/WorldCa1246751

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