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The Christian approach to racial problems in the modern world.

Alan Paton

The Christian approach to racial problems in the modern world.

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Published by Christian Action .
Written in English


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SeriesStafford Cripps memorial pamphlets -- No.3
The Physical Object
Pagination8p.
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Open LibraryOL13658302M


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