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The Resource Through gates of splendor, Elisabeth Elliot

Through gates of splendor, Elisabeth Elliot

Label
Through gates of splendor
Title
Through gates of splendor
Statement of responsibility
Elisabeth Elliot
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the autumn of 1955 five young men, Nate Saint, Roger Youderian, Ed McCully, Pete Fleming, and Jim Elliot, had dared to make contact with a Stone Age tribe deep in the jungles of Ecuador. The goal: to establish communication with a people whose only previous response to the outside world had been to attack all strangers. The men's mission combined modern technology with innate ingenuity, sparked by a passionate determination to get the gospel to a people without Christ. The story of these men was recorded several months later by Jim's wife, Elisabeth
Cataloging source
OTZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Elliot, Elisabeth
Dewey number
266.023730866
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F3722.1.H83
LC item number
E44 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missions
  • Huao Indians
  • Indians of South America
  • Christian martyrs
  • Missionaries
Target audience
adult
Label
Through gates of splendor, Elisabeth Elliot
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I dare not stay home" -- Destination: Shandia -- "All things to all men" -- Infinite adaptability -- "Expendable for God" -- Missionary to the head-shrinking Jivaros -- Breaking jungle barriers -- The Aucas -- September 1955 -- Operation Auca begins -- A line from plane to ground -- The savages respond -- The search for "Palm Beach" -- An Auca on the path -- Why did the men go? -- "We go not forth alone" -- Success on Friday -- Silence -- "Yet have we not forgotten thee"
Control code
sky248065827
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9780842371520
Lccn
85051792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
ab 11/18
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)878416797
Label
Through gates of splendor, Elisabeth Elliot
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I dare not stay home" -- Destination: Shandia -- "All things to all men" -- Infinite adaptability -- "Expendable for God" -- Missionary to the head-shrinking Jivaros -- Breaking jungle barriers -- The Aucas -- September 1955 -- Operation Auca begins -- A line from plane to ground -- The savages respond -- The search for "Palm Beach" -- An Auca on the path -- Why did the men go? -- "We go not forth alone" -- Success on Friday -- Silence -- "Yet have we not forgotten thee"
Control code
sky248065827
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9780842371520
Lccn
85051792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
ab 11/18
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)878416797

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