TITLE

The View from Murney Tower: Salem Bland, the Late Victorian Controversies, and the Search for a New Christianity, Book One. Salem Bland: A Canadian Odyssey

AUTHOR(S)
Laing, Heather
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Labour / Le Travail;Spring2009, Vol. 63, p271
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "The View From Murney Tower: Salem Bland, the Late Victorian Controversies, and the Search for a New Christianity: Salem Bland: A Canadian Odyssey," Book One, by Richard Allen.
ACCESSION #
42430776

 

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