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12mo - 17 x 12.5 cm.; 143 pp. Green linen covered paper wraps with black lettering. Issued by the Baptist Home Mission Board of Ontario and Quebec, the Canada Congregational Missionary Society, the Forward Movement of the Missionary Society of the Methodist Church, the Board of Home Missions and Social Service of the Presbyterian Church. The purpose of this book is "to give Canadian boys and girls, through the life of some heroic character, a picture of the great qualities that appear in each of the many races that make up our Canadian population . . . .". Chapters on Garibaldi, Carmen Sylva, John Oberlin, Jenny Lind, John Huss, Leo Tolstoy, Louis Pasteur, Baron De Hirsch, Mary Slessor, Lord Shaftesbury plus suggestions for leading discussions. Previous owner's stamp on the title page. Moderate wear to the edges and covers with soiling on same. Interior is clean and the binding is solid.
Title: Heroes of Our Home Lands.
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Canadian Council Of The Missionary Education Movement.: 1922
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 4418
Keywords: Percy Hayward Canadian Council Of The Missionary Education Movem Baptist Home Mission Board Congregational Missionary Society Missionary Society Of The Methodist Church Christian Missions Immigrants Canada Biography