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Image for The Desert Rat  The Remarkable Story of Aileen Coleman

The Desert Rat The Remarkable Story of Aileen Coleman

By: Adams, Annette & Franklin Graham

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Lafayette, Louisiana, Huntington House Publishers: 2002

Seller ID: 17161


Card covers show very light edge wear; A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 10.30 X 7.30 X 1 inches; 128 pages; Recounts Aileen Coleman's almost 4 decades of ministry as a medical missionary in the Middle East. Her work with the Bedouin earned her respect from all sides View more info

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Healing in the Wilderness A History of the United Church Mission Hospitals

By: Burrows, Bob

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16231


Signed by Author; Inscribed by the author on the title page. A bright, solid book, appears unread.; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; 9 X 6 X 0.60 inches; 240 pages; "This unforgettable story reveals how medical missionaries responded to crises, emergencies and sudden illnesses--including grizzly bear attacks and airplane crashes--without modern technology or urban hospitals. It portrays the small missions and infirmaries and tells how their staff handled life and death i... View more info

APÔTRES INCONNUS (HIDDEN APOSTLES)

By: Duchaussois, R. P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Editions Spes: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 682


B&W Photographs; 251 pages; Previous owner's stamp on FFEP & page edges, spine bumped. Nil Obstat & Imprimatur on page facing title page. Pages yellowed. Blue cloth, gilt print on spine View more info

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The White Fox of Andhra

By: Fox, Donald S.

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Dorrance & Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18614


Signed by Author; Boards and DJ show some shelfwear, with short tears and light chipping to DJ, previous owner's name stamped on FFEP above author's inscription. DJ scuffed ; Inscribed by the author. A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.50 X 6 X 1 inches; 210 pages; "Donald S. (Silas) Fox was born and brought up in South India and educated and a boarding school for missionary children. He saw service overseas in WWII in the Roy... View more info

Image for Mission to Shanghai  The Life of Medical Service of Dr. Josiah C. McCracken

Mission to Shanghai The Life of Medical Service of Dr. Josiah C. McCracken

By: Fulcher, Helen M. & Michael C. MacCracken

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New London NH, Tiffin Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13374


Slight fading of spine and spine edge of book is only defect ; Extensive presentation inscription on the occasion of a 50th anniversary reunion of the alumni of St. John's Medical School. Inscribed by Martha McCracken Howard, one of Josiah McCracken's daughters. ; 276 pages; Joe was an All-American football star and a medal winner in the shot put and the hammer throw in the 1900 Olympics. But it was as a medical missionary to China, under the auspices of the Christian As... View more info

Image for Medicine Man to Missionary 'Missionaries as Agents of Change among the Indians of Southern Ontario, 1784-1867"

Medicine Man to Missionary 'Missionaries as Agents of Change among the Indians of Southern Ontario, 1784-1867"

By: Graham, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Peter Martin Associates: 1975

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 16512


Pages yellowed but card covers show only light wear ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 125 pages; "The missionaries who brought Christianity to the Indians of Southern Ontario also attempted to introduce 'civilization' in accordance with European models. In fulfilling their mission they played a crucial role as agents of change in Indian religion, education, politics, economics, technology and medicine. That they also acted as a protective b... View more info

Image for Years of Shepherding; a Story of Old Québec  Sisters Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Years of Shepherding; a Story of Old Québec Sisters Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

By: Saint-Bernard(Mary Upham), Sister

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Quebec, Generalate of the Good Shepherd: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12317


DJ chipped with short tears, some creasing ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Good Shepherd of Quebec; B&W Illustrations; 248 pages View more info