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Mary Slessor: Light for the Dark Continent

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4 out of 5
Based on 53 Ratings and 2 Reviews

Book Description
Mary Slessor had every reason-except one-to be afraid. Her God was with her in Calabar, West Africa, in 1876 as He had been during her dreary upbringing in Scotland. Surrounded by warring tribes governed by witchcraft and barbaric rites, Mary Slessor nonetheless went where few others dared-to bring hope and light to the once Dark Continent. Armed with a relentless faith, abetted by her medical ski... More
Book Information
PublisherBarbour Publishing, Inc
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages208
ISBN-101597891185
ISBN-13978-1597891189
Publication Date02/01/2006
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About Sam Wellman (Author) : Sam Wellman is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Sam Wellman include Billy Graham: The Great Evangelist, John Bunyan, Abraham Lincoln (Chro... more
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