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They of Rome

Lois M. Parker

They of Rome

a story of early Christianity

by Lois M. Parker

  • 60 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Southern Pub. Association in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600 -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600 -- Fiction.,
    • Rome -- History -- Nero, 54-68 -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Rome -- History -- Nero, 54-68 -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      A British prince and princess sent to Rome as hostages find themselves caught up in the early church"s struggles to survive persecution.

      Edition Notes

      StatementLois M. Parker.
      SeriesA Crown book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.P227 Ti 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. ;
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3805240M
      ISBN 100812703081
      LC Control Number81110496
      OCLC/WorldCa7051276


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