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In no strange land

Katherine Burton

In no strange land

some American Catholic converts

by Katherine Burton

  • 317 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Longmans, Green & Co. in New York, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Catholic converts.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.253-254.

    Statementby Katherine Burton.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 254 p. ;
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14387094M

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