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The power and the glory

Author: Graham Greene; John Updike
Publisher: Bath : Chivers, 1992.
Series: The Windsor selection.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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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 Calvary as much by his own compassion for humanity as by the efforts of his pursuers.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Greene; John Updike
ISBN: 9780862204839 9780745133324 0862204836 0745133320 0140017917 9780140017915
OCLC Number: 973669183
Notes: Originally published: London : Heinemann, 1940.
Description: xxi, 373 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Title: The Windsor selection.
Responsibility: Graham Greene ; introduction by John Updike.

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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 Calvary as much by his own compassion for humanity as by the efforts of his pursuers.

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