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Sources and shapes of power

by John R. Sherwood

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Published by Abingdon in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United Methodist Church (U.S.) -- Government.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJohn R. Sherwood and John C. Wagner ; Ezra Earl Jones, editor.
    SeriesInto our third century
    ContributionsWagner, John C., 1931- joint author., Jones, Ezra Earl.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX8382.2 .S53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125 p. :
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4113030M
    ISBN 100687391423
    LC Control Number80028125
    OCLC/WorldCa7203528

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