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BEHIND THE IRON ALTAR

Kassarjian, Kevork [Lee Kevork, b. 1912]

Published by Oliver, Maney & Co., Philadelphia, 1950
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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8vo. (21 cm.). [12]13-208p. Illustrated with six black and white captioned photos, including a large one of the author and one map. Green cloth with gilt letters on the spine. Very minor wear to extremities, fading along the top edges of the covers from what appears to be a dampstain, front free endpaper missing, previous owner's name and address (Chris Brown, Barstow, California), else very good to near fine with all photos in fine condition and no internal markings. Dust jacket slightly shelfworn and shows some evidence of having been damp at one time along the upper edge of the rear panel. Lee (renamed Kevork when he became a priest] received a Bachelor in Theology in 1934 as a member of the Armenian Apostolic Church. For a time he left the faith and pursued a career in the oil industry and international trade in Canada. in 1945 he returned to his studies and in 1946was called to Los Angeles and ordained priest and rector of the Saint James Armenian Church. Among other things, this book recounts his struggle with the hiearchy of his church and his defrocking as a priest. It alleges a conspiracy between American leaders of the church and their Russian counterparts in Moscow. . Bookseller Inventory # 006393

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Title: BEHIND THE IRON ALTAR

Publisher: Oliver, Maney & Co., Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1950

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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