Item description for White Queen: The Story of Mary Slessor (Stories of Faith & Fame) by Donald McFarlan...
A short, straightforward biography of Mary Slessor, the Dundee mill-girl who became a missionary to Africa, and the first woman magistrate in the British Empire. For 9-13 year olds.
Publishers Description From the Stories of Faith and Fame series - the stories of men and women who went all over the world with their Christian faith. Mary Slessor (1848-1915) was the 'White Queen' of an African territory. The Dundee mill girl was loved and respected by the tribes of remote Calabar because of what she did, and what she was. Her name lives on as one of high renown, of simple bravery, courage and faith.
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Studio: Lutterworth Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 4.25" Height: 6.75" Weight: 0.2 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 1987
Publisher Lutterworth Press
ISBN 0718825608 ISBN13 9780718825607
Availability 0 units.
More About Donald McFarlan
Robert Louis Stevenson (18501894) was born in Edinburgh and studied engineering and law before turning to writing full time. He wrote essays, travel literature, poetry, and fiction. Donald McFarlan, a Glasgow native, has worked in publishing and is the author of "The Guinness Book of Why?,"