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The Ransom Family Papers collection is an important source for anyone studying 20th-century African-American business and civil rights leadership in Indianapolis. Fluent in the Polish language, he was highly regarded by expatriate Poles in both Britain and the US. The Acts of Thomas record that Jesus was in Taxila at a marriage ceremony in the year 49. The OUTLINE OF THE GEOGRAPHICAL TOWN OF BERNE shows the place we are proud to live, through heritage and hope.

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Publisher: HarperCollins; Reprint edition (March 14, 1997)

ISBN: 0064433749

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