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Published by Duke University Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Communist countries,
  • Communist countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Catholic Church -- Communist countries.,
    • Communism and Christianity -- Catholic Church.,
    • Christianity and politics -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Church and state -- Communist countries.,
    • Communist countries -- Church history.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-439) and index.

      Statementedited by Pedro Ramet.
      SeriesChristianity under stress ;, v . 2, Christianity under stress ;, 2.
      ContributionsRamet, Sabrina P., 1949-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX1396.4 .C367 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 454 p. ;
      Number of Pages454
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2215956M
      ISBN 100822310104, 0822310473
      LC Control Number89039178

      Communist Party, Political party organized to facilitate the transition of society from capitalism through socialism to communism. Russia was the first country in which communists came to power (). In the Bolshevik party was renamed the All-Russian Communist Party; the name was taken to distinguish its members from the socialists of the Second International who had supported.


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