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The story of liberty,

Author: Charles Carleton Coffin
Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros., 1879.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charles Coffin's The Story of liberty, originally published in 1879, is not America's story alone. It belongs to all those who are enjoying freedom and liberty in any part of the world. And it belongs to all nations that will yet serve Him. As we reach back into the records of history to observe the hand of the Great Author of all liberty, we will find direction for the days ahead and discover the keys we need to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
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Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Coffin, Charles Carleton, 1823-1896.
Story of liberty.
New York, Harper & Bros., 1879
(OCoLC)654134004
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Carleton Coffin
OCLC Number: 592844
Description: 1 preliminary leaf, [7]-404 pages including illustrations, plates frontispiece 23 cm
Contents: John Lackland and the barons --
Man who preached after he was dead --
Fire that was kindled in bohemia --
What Laurence Coster and John Guttenberg did for liberty --
Men who ask questions --
How a man tried to reach the east by sailing west --
New home of liberty --
Boy who objecting to marrying his brother's widow --
Man who can do no wrong --
Boy who sung for his breakfast --
What the boy who sung for his breakfast saw in Rome --
Boy-cardinal --
Boy-emperor --
Field of the cloth of gold --
Men who obey orders --
Plans that did not come to pass --
Man who split the church in Twain --
Queen who burned heretics --
How liberty began in France --
Man who filled the world with woe --
Progress of liberty in England --
How the pope put down the heretics --
Queen of the Scots --
St. Bartholomew --
How the "Beggars" fought for their rights --
Why the Queen of Scotland lost her head --
Retribution that followed crime --
William Brewster and his friends --
Star of empire --
"Half-moon" --
Strangers and pilgrims.
Responsibility: by Charles Carleton Coffin ... Illustrated.

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Charles Coffin's The Story of liberty, originally published in 1879, is not America's story alone. It belongs to all those who are enjoying freedom and liberty in any part of the world. And it belongs to all nations that will yet serve Him. As we reach back into the records of history to observe the hand of the Great Author of all liberty, we will find direction for the days ahead and discover the keys we need to understand and interpret the future.

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