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From Tortoise Hill - A Story of China

£6.99

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Mary Sheaff's record of her family's work in Central China over nearly 70 years is set against the backdrop of turbulent times. Patient research in the Methodist Missionary archives complements her family records and memories, which include her father's recollection of his one-time classmate, the youthful Mao Zedong. The story is loving told with due attention not only to the Watsons and the Warrens, but to their Chinese colleagues. Their faith earned them dire privations, cruel persecution and the continuing gratitude of the generations of Chinese Christians.

Book in good condition, apart from minor bumping to the front cover corners and small crease on bottom left hand corner of back cover.Inside,pages are clean throughout and securely bound. Printed in 2007.

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Added value:
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Author(s):
Mary Sheaff
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21 x 14.8 x 1.5cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9781903360118
Number of pages:
278
Publisher:
Orphans Press

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Mary Sheaff's record of her family's work in Central China over nearly 70 years is set against the backdrop of turbulent times. Patient research in the Methodist Missionary archives complements her family records and memories, which include her father's recollection of his one-time classmate, the youthful Mao Zedong. The story is loving told with due attention not only to the Watsons and the Warrens, but to their Chinese colleagues. Their faith earned them dire privations, cruel persecution and the continuing gratitude of the generations of Chinese Christians.

Book in good condition, apart from minor bumping to the front cover corners and small crease on bottom left hand corner of back cover.Inside,pages are clean throughout and securely bound. Printed in 2007.

Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Mary Sheaff
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21 x 14.8 x 1.5cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9781903360118
Number of pages:
278
Publisher:
Orphans Press

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