No time but this present [essays] by Friends World Committee for Consultation.

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Published in Birmingham, Eng .

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ContributionsFriends World Conference (4th : 1967 : Guilford College)
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LC ClassificationsBX7615 .F87
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 239 p.
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6006345M
LC Control Number66055832
OCLC/WorldCa3105807

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