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The Resource Seven men and seven women : and the secret of their greatness, Eric Metaxas

Seven men and seven women : and the secret of their greatness, Eric Metaxas

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Seven men and seven women : and the secret of their greatness
Title
Seven men and seven women
Title remainder
and the secret of their greatness
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Eric Metaxas
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Language
eng
Summary
Two beloved Metaxas classics in a single, compact edition. In this new, one-volume edition that brings together two of his most popular works, #1 New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas explores the question of what makes a great person great' Seven Men and Seven Women tells the captivating stories of fourteen heroic individuals who changed the course of history and shaped the world in astonishing ways. George Washington led his country to independence yet resisted the temptation to become America's king. William Wilberforce led the fight to end the slave trade, giving up his chance to be England's prime minister. Susanna Wesley, the mother of nineteen children, gave the world its most significant evangelist and its greatest hymn-writer, her sons John and Charles. Jackie Robison endured the threats and abuse of racists with unimaginable dignity and strength. Corrie ten Boom risked her life to hide Dutch Jews from the Nazis in World War II and survived the horrors of a concentration camp--and forgave her tormentors years later. And Rosa Parks's God-given sense of justice and unshakable dignity helped launch the twentieth century's greatest social movement. These and other lives profiled inSeven Men and Seven Womenreveal how reveal the secret to a life of greatness--by responding to call to live for something greater than oneself
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NLE
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Metaxas, Eric
Dewey number
270.0922
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR1700.3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Metaxas, Eric
  • Metaxas, Eric
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  • Biography: general
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Religious
  • Christian biography
  • Success
  • Leadership
  • Christian men
  • Christian men
  • Christian women
  • Christian women
  • Christian biography
  • Christian men
  • Christian men
  • Christian women
  • Christian women
  • Leadership
  • Success
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general
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Seven men and seven women : and the secret of their greatness, Eric Metaxas
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
Seven men -- seven women
Extent
1 online resource (496 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400211098
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computer
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rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C9B014A8-169A-4784-9633-3368C8E37189
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  • on1053854926
  • (OCoLC)1053854926
Label
Seven men and seven women : and the secret of their greatness, Eric Metaxas
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seven men -- seven women
Extent
1 online resource (496 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400211098
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C9B014A8-169A-4784-9633-3368C8E37189
System control number
  • on1053854926
  • (OCoLC)1053854926

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