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Cry of the People
Cry of the People
By Penny Lernoux
Doubleday, 1980, 535 pp

An impassioned appeal, unencumbered by attempts at evenhanded analysis, on behalf of the Roman Catholic Church in Latin America in its role as the Church Militant, or perhaps the Church Revolutionary. The major social and political involvements of the Roman Catholic clergy in areas of social change are described, in ardent prose.