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National socialism and the Roman Catholic Church being an account of the conflict between the National Socialist government of Germany and the Germany and the Roman Catholic Church, 1933-1938. by Micklem, Nathaniel

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


  • Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei,
  • Catholic Church -- Germany,
  • Church and state -- Germany -- 1933-1945,
  • Germany -- Religion -- 1933-1945.

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Issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

ContributionsRoyal Institute of International Affairs
LC ClassificationsBX1536 M5
The Physical Object
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18159325M

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