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Common Courage

Bill Wassmuth, Human Rights and Small-Town Activism

by Andrea Vogt

  • 210 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of Idaho Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Sociology,
  • Human rights workers,
  • Clergy,
  • Wassmuth, Bill,
  • Social Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Religion, Politics & State,
  • Humanitarians,
  • Catholic Church,
  • Sociology - General,
  • West (U.S.),
  • Human Services,
  • Biography,
  • Human rights

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8234139M
    ISBN 100893012645
    ISBN 109780893012649
    OCLC/WorldCa52251490

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