Italian Americans and religion an annotated bibliography by Silvano M. Tomasi

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Published by Center for Migration Studies in New York .

Written in English

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Includes index.

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StatementSilvano M. Tomasi and Edward C. Stibili ; with a foreword by John Tracy Ellis.
ContributionsStibili, Edward C.
LC ClassificationsZ7757.U5 T65 1992, BR563.I8 T65 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 365 p. ;
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1717695M
ISBN 10093473352X
LC Control Number92020267

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