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Radical optimism

rooting ourselves in reality

by Beatrice Bruteau

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Published by Crossroad in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [137]-139).

    StatementBeatrice Bruteau.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX2350.2 .B76 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination139 p. :
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1734578M
    ISBN 100824512642
    LC Control Number92039444
    OCLC/WorldCa27067365

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