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The missionaries.

Author: Geoffrey Moorhouse
Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott [1973]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reports on missionary work and progress in Africa with particular reference to Protestant efforts in the 1800's and early 1900's.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Moorhouse, Geoffrey, 1931-2009.
Missionaries.
Philadelphia, Lippincott [1973]
(OCoLC)609316500
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Moorhouse
ISBN: 0397008015 9780397008018
OCLC Number: 363608
Description: 368 pages illustrations 25 cm
Contents: To spread mild truths --
To convert the heathen --
German salvation --
To the cape --
Advance in the West --
'A very useful instrument' --
Greatest missionary --
To create an English colony --
Flood tide --
Christian soldiers --
Scrambling for Africa --
Lavigerie and the white fathers --
Rivals --
Battle of Mengo --
Critical backlash --
Boom years --
Paradise lost --
Black reformation --
Achievement --
Epilogue.

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Reports on missionary work and progress in Africa with particular reference to Protestant efforts in the 1800's and early 1900's.

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