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A history of the Episcopal Church

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Published by Morehouse Pub. in Harrisburg, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Episcopal Church -- History,
    • Anglican Communion -- United States -- History,
    • United States -- Church history

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRobert W. Prichard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX5880 .P75 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 315 p. :
      Number of Pages315
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1885704M
      ISBN 100819214930
      LC Control Number90046763


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