Item description for From Slave Boy to Bishop: The Story of Samuel Adjai Crowther (Stories of Faith & Fame) by John Milsome...
A short, straightforward account of the life of Samuel Adjai Crowther, the former slave who became the first black Anglican bishop. For ages 9-13.
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. Samuel Adjai Crowther (1809-1892) led an exciting and adventurous life. Born in a West African village, he was captured and sold as a slave. After a dramatic rescue he became a Christian. He travelled extensively, founding many Christian missions. He translated the Bible into Yoruba, and became the first black Anglican bishop.
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Studio: Lutterworth Children
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7" Width: 4.29" Height: 0.29" Weight: 0.18 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 1987
Publisher Lutterworth Press
ISBN 0718826787 ISBN13 9780718826789