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Quakers visit Russia

Quakers visit Russia

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Published by East-West Relations Group of the Friends" Peace Committee in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soviet Union -- Description and travel.,
  • Soviet Union -- Church history.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Kathleen Lonsdale.
    ContributionsLonsdale, Kathleen, Dame, 1903-1971.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination145 p. :
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15563704M

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Genre/Form: Church history: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lonsdale, Kathleen Yardley, Quakers visit Russia.

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