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John Calvin

Author: Simonetta Carr; Emanuele Taglietti
Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Reformation Heritage Books, 2008. ©2008
Series: Christian biographies for young readers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
Summary:
In this attractive volume, Simonetta Carr introduces young readers to the life, thought, and work of one of the most famous Reformers of the Christian church. She tells about the life of John Calvin from his birth to his death, placing him within the troubled context of the sixteenth century. She also introduces Calvins writings in a way that children will desire to know more about his ministry and influence.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Kinderbuch
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Jean Calvin; Jean Calvin; Jean Calvin; Jean Calvin
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simonetta Carr; Emanuele Taglietti
ISBN: 9781601780553 1601780559
OCLC Number: 271647585
Description: 63 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Contents: Early studies --
A dangerous faith --
Under God's mighty hand --
A church to pastor, a family to father --
A difficult return --
A steady course in adversity --
Last days.
Series Title: Christian biographies for young readers.
Responsibility: by Simonetta Carr ; with illustrations by Emanuele Taglietti.

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In this attractive volume, Simonetta Carr introduces young readers to the life, thought, and work of one of the most famous Reformers of the Christian church. She tells about the life of John Calvin from his birth to his death, placing him within the troubled context of the sixteenth century. She also introduces Calvins writings in a way that children will desire to know more about his ministry and influence.

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