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Peace with justice for Nicaragua

Peace with justice for Nicaragua

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Published by World Council of Churches in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- Nicaragua,
  • Religion and politics -- Nicaragua,
  • Nicaragua -- Politics and government -- 1979-1990.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 52-57.

    StatementWorld Council of Churches, Programme Unit on Justice and Service, Commission on the Churches" Participation in Development.
    SeriesCCPD documents -- no. 8, Oikoumene
    ContributionsWorld Council of Churches. Commission on the Churches" Participation in Development., World Council of Churches. Programme Unit on Justice and Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination57 p. --
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21356478M

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