Religion in America, 1977-78
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Published by American Institute of Public Opinion in Princeton, N. J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Gallup International, Inc.,
  • United States -- Religion.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Title on cover.

Statement[ed. by George Gallup, Jr.]
SeriesThe Gallup Opinion Index. Report -- no. 145., Gallup report -- no. 145.
The Physical Object
Pagination115 p. ;
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14543044M

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