Land is life

towards a just sharing of land : report and papers of an LWF consultation, Baguio City, the Philippines, April 1989

Publisher: Lutheran World Federation in Geneva

Written in English
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Statementedited by J. Paul Rajashekar and Go tz Planer-Friedrich.
SeriesLWF documentation -- 27
ContributionsRajashekar, J. Paul., Planer-Friedrich, Go tz., Lutheran World Federation.
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Open LibraryOL14348181M

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