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The power and the glory

Author: Graham Greene
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2001.
Series: Vintage classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tijdens de geloofsvervolgingen in Mexico in de jaren twintig van de 20e eeuw laat een opgejaagde en aan drank verslaafde priester zijn kansen op ontsnapping lopen om in nood verkerende mensen te helpen.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Christian fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Greene
ISBN: 0099286092 9780099286097
OCLC Number: 759809884
Notes: Oorspr. uitg.: London : Heinemann, 1940.
Description: XI, 221 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Vintage classics.
Responsibility: Graham Greene.

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During a vicious persecution of the clergy in Mexico, a worldly priest, the 'whisky priest', is on the run. With the police closing in, his routes of escape are being shut off, his chances getting  Read more...

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"The most ingenious, inventive and exciting of our novelists, rich in exactly etched and moving portraits of real human beings" -- V. S. Pritchett "The power and energy of his finest novel derive Read more...

 
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