Through Gates of Splendor

Through Gates of Splendor

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Through Gates of Splendor is the true story of five young missionaries who were savagely killed while trying to establish communication with the Auca Indians of Ecuador. The story is told through the eyes of Elisabeth Elliot, the wife of one of the young men who was killed.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 273 pages
  • 140 x 210 x 17.53mm | 318g
  • Wheaton, IL, United States
  • English
  • Special edition
  • Anniversary edition
  • illustrations
  • 0842371524
  • 9780842371520
  • 378,514

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In 1956, five young men traveled deep into the jungles of Ecuador to establish communication with the fierce and isolated Waorani tribe. In a nearby village, their wives huddled around a radio receiver, eagerly awaiting news of the historic encounter. The news they received sent shock waves around the world and changed their lives forever.
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27,885 ratings
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4 27% (7,554)
3 11% (3,026)
2 3% (952)
1 2% (640)
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