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Lives of the Catholic heroes and heroines of America

John O"Kane Murray

Lives of the Catholic heroes and heroines of America

by John O"Kane Murray

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Published by J. Sheehy in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholics -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Catholics -- America -- Biography.,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 14613)

    Statementby John O"Kane Murray.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 14613.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxxiv, 878 p.
    Number of Pages878
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17556028M

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