Christian personalism of Pope John Paul II
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Published by Franciscan Herald Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Ronald D. Lawler.
SeriesThe John Paul synthesis -- a Trinity College symposium ;, 1
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX1378.5 .L38 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 119 p. ;
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4266547M
ISBN 100819908371
LC Control Number81012496

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