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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .
Written in English



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  • Christianity and the arts -- Soviet Union -- Congresses,
  • Orthodox Eastern Church -- In art -- Congresses,
  • Orthodox Eastern Church -- Soviet Union -- Doctrines -- Congresses,
  • Old Believers -- Soviet Union -- Doctrines -- Congresses,
  • Soviet Union -- Church history -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by William C. Brumfield , Milos M. Velimirovich.
GenreCongresses., In art
ContributionsBrumfield, William Craft, 1944-, Velimirović, Miloš.
LC ClassificationsBX510 .C47 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination172 p. :
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1543897M
ISBN 100521413109
LC Control Number91022919

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