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Brazil; where the action is.

John Baerg

Brazil; where the action is.

by John Baerg

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Published by Review and Herald Pub. Association in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil.
    • Subjects:
    • Seventh-Day Adventists -- Missions -- Brazil.,
    • Missionary stories.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV2853.B6 B27
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p.
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5694966M
      LC Control Number70084991

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        The biggest threat to Brazil’s ability to successfully combat the spread of the coronavirus and tackle the unfolding public health crisis is the country’s president, Jair Bolsonaro, according.   FILE - In this J file photo, award-winning journalist Glenn Greenwald listens to a question during a press conference before the start of a protest in his support in front of the headquarters of the Brazilian Press Association, known as ABI, in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Greenwald is working on a book about his reporting on.

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