Christian enterprise among rural people by Kenyon L. Butterfield

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Published by Cokesbury press in Nashville .

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  • Rural churches.,
  • Sociology, Rural.,
  • Christian sociology.,
  • Missions.,
  • Church work.

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Statementby Kenyon L. Butterfield.
SeriesThe Cole lectures for 1932 delivered before Vanderbilt university
LC ClassificationsBV638 .B869
The Physical Object
Pagination247, [1] p.
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6286977M
LC Control Number33006590

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