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William Carey : the father of modern missions

Author: Basil Miller
Publisher: Minneapolis : Bethany Fellowship, [1980, ©1952]
Series: Men of faith.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces William Carey's life from a simple English cobbler who became a self-taught scholar to becoming a pioneer missionary to India. --From publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: William Carey; William Carey
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Basil Miller
ISBN: 0871238500 9780871238504
OCLC Number: 27512931
Notes: Cover: "Cobbler, scholar, linguist, botanist and missionary to India."
Originally published as William Carey, Cobbler to Missionary, 1952.
Description: 152 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: The awakening lad --
Dreaming on a cobbler's bench --
Launching the modern missionary movement --
Giving India the bible --
The first Hindu convert --
Glory amid the shadows --
The Gospel by the printed page --
Training native workers --
On thy kind arms I fall.
Series Title: Men of faith.
Responsibility: Basil Miller.

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Traces William Carey's life from a simple English cobbler who became a self-taught scholar to becoming a pioneer missionary to India. --From publisher's description.

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