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Warming fires

the quest for community in America

by James Sellers

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Seabury Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Social values,
    • United States -- Moral conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames E. Sellers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.M6 S44
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 207 p. ;
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5062938M
      ISBN 100816402736
      LC Control Number74028283
      OCLC/WorldCa1111364


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