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New experiment in democracy

Dennis McCann

New experiment in democracy

the challenge for American Catholicism

by Dennis McCann

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Published by Sheed & Ward in Kansas City, MO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Democracy -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementDennis P. McCann.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX1406.2 .M39 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 191 p. ;
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2744659M
    ISBN 101556120001
    LC Control Number86062986
    OCLC/WorldCa16068210

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