Lives of the Fathers Sketches of church history in biography, Volume 1

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Published by London : A. & C. Black, 1907 in London, England .

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*Includes pictures and illustrations of the Founding Fathers and important people, places, and events in their lives. *Talks about the legends and myths regarding the Founding Fathers. In Charles River Editors' History for Kids series, your children can learn about history's most important people and events in an easy, entertaining, and Brand: CreateSpace Publishing.

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In The Intimate Lives of the Founding Fathers from Smithsonian Books, historian Thomas Fleming, author of The Perils of Peace, offers a fresh look at the critical role of women in the lives of Washington, Franklin, Adams, Jefferson, Hamilton, and g nimbly takes readers through a great deal of early American history, as our founding fathers struggle to reconcile the private and /5(20).

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In the introduction to the book, the editor, Andre Gerard, suggests that personal writing about fathers is a relatively new phenomenon, one for which he. Fathers of the Desert was first published in English in The book describes the beliefs, lives and practices of a number of individual desert fathers and groups like the Anchorites.

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Title: The Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints January, February, March Author: Alban Butler Produced by Geoff Horton {} {Transcriber's notes: 1) Page numbers in the main text have been retained in {braces}.

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