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The renaissance in India : its missionary aspect

Author: C F Andrews
Publisher: London : Young People's Missionary Movement, 1912.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A memoir of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. Here is an exhilarating debut that manages to be simultaneously hilarious and wildly inventive as well as a deeply hearfelt story of the love that holds a family together.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C F Andrews
ISBN: 0375725784 9780375725784
OCLC Number: 4770800
Description: xii, 310 pages, [32] leaves of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 19 cm
Contents: Prologue --
The Indian unrest --
Indian education --
Hinduism as a religious growth --
The new reformation --
The challenge of Hinduism --
Christian difficulties in India --
Indian womanhood --
Christian ideals in India --
Appendix I. What it is to be a Hindu --
Appendix II. Fundamental conceptions --
Appendix III. A rough chart representing the religious growth of Hinduism --
Appendix IV. Typical passages from the reformers --
Appendix V. A modern Hindu catechism --
Appendix VI. The Anglo-Indian community --
Appendix VII. Nestorian Christianity and the Bhakti school --
Appendix VIII. Hindu terminology and Christian doctrine --
Appendix IX. Population of India by religion --
Appendix X. Christian in India --
Appendix XI. Table of literacy --
Appendix XII. Number of students in Indian colleges, 1909-10.
Responsibility: by C.F. Andrews.

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A memoir of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. Here is an exhilarating debut that manages to be simultaneously hilarious and wildly inventive as well as a deeply hearfelt story of the love that holds a family together.

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