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Hero of Burma

Gordon Stifler Seagrave

Hero of Burma

the story of Dr. Gordon S. Seagrave told in pictures.

by Gordon Stifler Seagrave

  • 336 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by The Judson press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Burma.
    • Subjects:
    • Missions, Medical,
    • Medicine -- Burma,
    • Missions -- Burma

    • Edition Notes

      StatementArranged by Kenneth L. Wilson, illustrated by Brinton Turkle and W.H. Wickham; adapted from Waste-basket surgery.
      ContributionsSeagrave, Gordon Stifler, 1897-1965., Wilson, Kenneth L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR722 .S434
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6464643M
      LC Control Number44002735
      OCLC/WorldCa1555921

        A Hero to Remember. Former US ambassador to Burma Derek Mitchell shared his condolences on Facebook and said that U Ko Ni “was a good friend and a great man.” They salute his work and will remember him as a hero. Topics: Arakan, Constitution, Crime, Murder, National League for Democracy (NLD). In spite of heartache and depression, Adoniram Judson translated the entire Bible in into Burmese. To this day his work remains the only Burmese translation of the Bible available. Adoniram and his first wife Ann were the spark that spread the fire of the gospel into Burma, and their evident love for the Burmese people is a compelling story of. Judson the Hero of Burma: The Stirring Life Story of the First Missionary to the Burmese told for Boys & Girls by Page, Jesse and a great selection of related books, . Judson, Adoniram () Pioneer American Baptist missionary in Burma. Born in Malden, Massachusetts, the son of Adoniram Judson, Sr., a Congregational clergyman, and Abigail (Brown), Judson graduated from Brown University (B.A., M.A.) and in the first class of Andover Theological Seminary ().


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