The Moravians in Jamaica: History of the Mission of the United Brethren's Church to the Negroes in the Island of Jamaica from the Year 1754 to 1854

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Longman, Brown, & Company, 1854 - Jamaica - 175 pages

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Moravian Church -- Missions -- Jamaica -- History.
Jamaica -- Church history.

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