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Coming up short in a tall world

by Kel Groseclose

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Bethany House Publishers in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Groseclose, Kel, 1940-,
  • Fathers -- Religious life.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKel Groseclose ; [illustrated by Dwight Walles].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4529 .G75 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2848837M
    ISBN 100871234351
    LC Control Number84011031
    OCLC/WorldCa10777324

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