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Understanding the religious background of the Puerto Rican.

Jerry Fenton

Understanding the religious background of the Puerto Rican.

by Jerry Fenton

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Published by Centro Intercultural de Documentacion in Cuernavaca, Mex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Puerto Rico,
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Religion.,
    • Puerto Rico -- Religious life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      SeriesSondeos,, no. 52
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR645.P7 F45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5763790M
      LC Control Number71276705

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