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The power and the glory

Author: Graham Greene; John Updike
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1991, ©1940.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of one man, an alcoholic "whiskey priest," on the run through the jungles, villages, and plantations of Mexico in the 1930s.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Christian fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Greene; John Updike
ISBN: 0140184996 9780140184990
OCLC Number: 25160770
Notes: Introduction by John Updike.
Originally published: Great Britain : Heinemann, 1940.
"First published in the United States of America under the title The labyrinthine ways by The Viking Press, 1940 ... Reprinted in Penguin Books ... 1991"--Title page verso.
Description: xii, 221, [7] pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: Graham Greene.

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During an anti-clerical purge in Mexico, a priest is hunted like a hare. Too human for heroism, too humble for martyrdom, the little worldly priest is nevertheless impelled towards his squalid  Read more...

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