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Out of the Jaws of the Lion : Christian Martyrdom in the Congo

Dowdy, Homef E.

Published by Harper and Row Publsihers, New York, 1965
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From JB Books (Garrison, ND, U.S.A.)

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FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition (stated). The first complete report of the imprisonment, terror, and martyrdom of Christian missionaries and their families and staff in the early 1960s Congo, soon after Belgium gave this huge territory independence and during the 'Simba' rebellion and related armed conflicts in which many innocents were caught in the crossfire . Inside of front board shows major abrasions from ownership plate removal, thus marring period photograpgh display. Otherwise a near-pristine copy, the jacket neatly ecased in an acid-free archival protector. Rare. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 00016446

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Title: Out of the Jaws of the Lion : Christian ...

Publisher: Harper and Row Publsihers, New York

Publication Date: 1965

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: First Edition (stated).

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