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Money, mania and morals: the churches and gambling

Author: Lycurgus Monroe Starkey
Publisher: New York : Abingdon Press, [1964]. ©1964
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brief examination of the gambling industry in the U.S., presented as a menace to society, with suggestions for concerted action against it by churches and by individuals.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lycurgus Monroe Starkey
OCLC Number: 1319571
Description: 128 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: 1. The itch for play --
2. A historical sketch --
3. The social consequences --
4. Gambling motives --
5. The question of legalization --
6. Shakedown or stewardship --
7. No "chance" for the Christian --
8. Faithful stewards of manifold gifts.
Responsibility: Lycurgus M. Starkey, Jr.

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Brief examination of the gambling industry in the U.S., presented as a menace to society, with suggestions for concerted action against it by churches and by individuals.

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