History of the Iran Mission
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Published by s.n.] in [s.l .
Written in English


  • Presbyterian Church -- Missions -- History -- Iran.,
  • Church history -- 19th century.,
  • Church history -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by John Elder.
ContributionsElder, John, 1894-1981.
The Physical Object
Pagination115 p. ;
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20781899M

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