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6 edition of Dictionary of American Catholic biography found in the catalog.

Dictionary of American Catholic biography

by Delaney, John J.

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Catholics -- United States -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn J. Delaney.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX4670 .D45 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination621 p. ;
      Number of Pages621
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3182811M
      ISBN 100385178786
      LC Control Number83025524

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