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Unitarian congregations surveyed a guide to the report of the Foy Society"s survey "A census of Unitarian congregations in Britain" by Needham, William MSc.

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Published by General Assembly of Unitarian and Free Christian Churches in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Foy Society.,
  • Census of Unitarian congregations in Britain.,
  • Unitarians -- Great Britain -- Statistics.,
  • Unitarian churches -- Great Britain -- Statistics.,
  • Great Britain -- Church history -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Folded map attached inside back cover.

Other titlesCensus of Unitarian congregations in Britain.
Statementby William Needham.
GenreStatistics.
ContributionsGeneral Assembly of Unitarian and Free Christian Churches.
The Physical Object
Pagination63p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15513270M

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