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litany of heroes and saints notable biographies and lives of saints for students of church history by Gerald Ellard

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Published by Bruce in Milwaukee .
Written in English


  • Church history -- Bibliography.,
  • Catholics -- Biography -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementcompiled by Gerald Ellard.
GenreBibliography., Biography
LC ClassificationsZ7837 .E55
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 49 p. ;
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5828997M
LC Control Number61017583

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