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Peace child

Author: Don Richardson
Publisher: Seattle, WA : Youth With A Mission Pub., ©2003.
Series: International adventures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 1962, Don and Carol Richardson risked their lives to share the gospel with the Sawi people of New Guinea. Peace Child tells their unforgettable story of living among these headhunters and cannibals who valued treachery through "fattening" victims with friendship before the slaughter. God gave Don and Carol the key to the Sawi hearts via a redemptive analogy from their own mythology"--Amazon.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Don Richardson
ISBN: 1576582892 9781576582893
OCLC Number: 52721007
Notes: Originally published: Glendale, Calif. : Regal Books, ©1974.
Description: 233 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Ambassador to Haenam --
Fattened with friendship --
Shadow of the Tuans --
The Tuans are coming --
The legendmaker --
Genesis of a mission --
Through the ironwood curtain --
The end of an eon --
Gods from the sky --
Destiny in a dugout --
A baptism of strangeness --
Patriarch of the Tumdu --
War at my door --
The Tuan eats brains --
Meeting in the manhouse --
Crisis by the Kronkel --
Cool water tomorrow --
Stillness in the manhouse --
Capsized among crocodiles --
My liver trembles --
The living dead --
The power of Aumamay --
Eyes red with watching --
The long journey --
Out of the ancestral cocoon.
Series Title: International adventures.
Responsibility: Don Richardson.
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"In 1962, Don and Carol Richardson risked their lives to share the gospel with the Sawi people of New Guinea. Peace Child tells their unforgettable story of living among these headhunters and cannibals who valued treachery through "fattening" victims with friendship before the slaughter. God gave Don and Carol the key to the Sawi hearts via a redemptive analogy from their own mythology"--Amazon.

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