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The power and the glory

Author: Graham Greene
Publisher: New York : Viking Press, [1971], ©1968.
Series: Compass books, C40.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : Viking compass edView all editions and formats
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One of Mexico's states is undergoing a religious purge. Every Catholic priest is being arrested. This is the story of a Mexican priest, profoundly religious, but with a weakness for whiskey, who is alternatately on the run from the authorities through the jungles, villages and plantations and yet risks his own life to help the poor.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Greene
ISBN: 0670569798 9780670569793 067000040X 9780670000401
OCLC Number: 405309
Notes: "Published by the Viking Press in March 1940 under the title: The labyrinthine ways. Reissued in January 1946 under its original English title: The power and the glory. Viking Compass edition issued in 1958 ... Twenty-ninth printing December 1971"--Title page verso.
Description: [6], 301 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Compass books, C40.
Responsibility: Graham Greene ; with a new introduction by the author.

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One of Mexico's states is undergoing a religious purge. Every Catholic priest is being arrested. This is the story of a Mexican priest, profoundly religious, but with a weakness for whiskey, who is alternatately on the run from the authorities through the jungles, villages and plantations and yet risks his own life to help the poor.

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