Men of God: David Brainerd, John Fletcher, Thomas Crosby, George Whitefield
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Men of God: David Brainerd, John Fletcher, Thomas Crosby, George Whitefield by Oswald J. Smith

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Published by Marshall, Morgan and Scott Ltd. in London .
Written in English


  • Brainerd, David, 1718-1747.,
  • Fletcher, John, 1729-1785.,
  • Crosby, Thomas, 1840-1914.,
  • Whitefield, George, 1714-1770.

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Edition Notes

Previous ed. published as The lives of Brainerd and Fletcher. 1965.

Statementcompiled and edited by Oswald J. Smith; foreword by A. J. Gordon.
LC ClassificationsBR1700.2 .S54 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p.
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5030680M
ISBN 100551050594
LC Control Number73877426

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