by World Council of Churches, Programme Unit III, Justice, Peace and Creation in Geneva, Switzerland .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||[edited by Roger Williamson, with the assistance of Elizabeth Salter and Beatrice Merahi].|
|Series||Background information ;, 1993/1|
|Contributions||World Council of Churches. Programme Unit III on Justice, Peace and Creation.|
|LC Classifications||HD9743.A2 A748 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||197 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||197|
|LC Control Number||94194180|
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