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Lords of the earth

Author: Don Richardson
Publisher: Glendale, Calif. : G/L Regal Books, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Engulfed in the darkness of Irian Jaya's Snow Mountains live the Yali--naked cannibals who call themselves "lords of the earth." Yet in terror and bondage they serve women-hating, child despising gods. Missionary Stan Dale dared to enter their domain"--Back cover.
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Named Person: Stanley Albert Dale; Patricia McCormack Dale; Patricia McCormack Dale; Stanley Albert Dale; Stanley Albert Dale; Patricia McCormack Dale
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Richardson
ISBN: 0830705295 9780830705290
OCLC Number: 4210989
Description: 368 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Part one : The three-rimmed world. The day the sky fell --
The raid --
In fear of the Kulamong --
The Yali solution --
The omen --
Rebellion --
Part two : Beyond the rim. The weakling --
The unforgiving minute --
Something lost --
Beyond the ranges --
Part three : Foothold beyond the rim. A lonely place in which to die --
Another listener --
Trials of a family --
Explorations --
The young replacements --
Conflict --
Into the Wikboon Bowl --
Part four : Triumph beyond the rim. Gunfire in the Seng --
The unexpected --
A child shall lead --
Postscript.
Responsibility: Don Richardson ; [photos by Stan Dale and others].

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"Engulfed in the darkness of Irian Jaya's Snow Mountains live the Yali--naked cannibals who call themselves "lords of the earth." Yet in terror and bondage they serve women-hating, child despising gods. Missionary Stan Dale dared to enter their domain"--Back cover.

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