Prague winter

restrictions on religious freedom in Czechoslovakia twenty years after the Soviet invasion.

Publisher: Puebla Institute in Washington, D.C

Written in English
Published: Pages: 59 Downloads: 527
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  • Czechoslovakia

Subjects:

  • Catholic Church -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Freedom of religion -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Czechoslovakia -- Church history -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

ContributionsPuebla Institute.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR1050.C9 P73 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination59 p. :
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2125386M
ISBN 100945102046
LC Control Number88186007
OCLC/WorldCa18835985

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