Books on History and Biography

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Unlisted Legion

Part of its Witness in the Karakoram and the Khyber

by Jock Purves


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An autobiography of Jock Purves, retelling the story of the missionary efforts of him and his friends in Lesser Thibet and on the Indian-Afghan Frontier. 208pp.

They Shall Be Mine
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A book for young people, with stories of men and women who had faith in Christ and loved him more than anything else. 128pp.


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Splendid introductions to classics such as Guthrie’s The Christian’s Great Interest, Rutherford’s Letters and Ryle’s Christian Leaders. 128pp.

Seceders

The Story of J.C. Philpot and William Tiptaft

by J. H. Philpot


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A moving account of two brothers in Christ and their incredible relationship as they, together, left the Established Church of England in the 1830s. 208pp.

Reformation Of The Church

A Collection of Reformed and Puritan Documents on Church Issues

by Iain H. Murray


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A Collection of Reformed and Puritan Documents on Church Issues’ with introductory notes. 416pp.

The Life Of Edward Irving

The Fore-Runner of the Charismatic Movement

by Arnold Dallimore


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A gripping portrait of this remarkable but sadly mistaken Christian, the ‘fore-runner of the charismatic movement’. 208pp. Illustrated.

God Made Them Great
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These Christians are unrecorded in the world’s annals of fame, but if the true principle of living Christianity is simple dependence upon God, and child-like faith, then their lives are eminent among those ‘of whom the world is not worthy’. 144pp.


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In this once famous best-seller, Scott (1747–1821) describes the influences which brought him into the kingdom of God. 128pp.

Polycarp of Smyrna

Polycarp of Smyrna

The Man Whose Faith Lasted

by Sinclair B. Ferguson


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The story of ‘the man whose faith lasted’. 40pp.

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From his deep Christian experience, Boston gave the church one of its most enduring spiritual autobiographies. 576pp.

Ignatius of Antioch

Ignatius of Antioch

The Man Who Faced Lions

by Sinclair B. Ferguson


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The story of ‘the man who faced lions’. 40pp.

Historia Del Protestantismo

History Protestantism

by Ricardo Cerni


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Book Description El Protestantismo es uno de los movimientos religiosos e intelectuales más decisivos en la formación de la cultura occidental, tal como la conocemos hoy. Sin embargo, la noción de que se trata simplemente de una corriente religiosa nacida en los albores del siglo XVI, podría conducir a una grave incomprensión del presente del […]

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The Works of William Tyndale

2 Volume Set: Doctrinal Treatises and Introductions to Different Portions of the Holy Scriptures

by William Tyndale


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ENDORSEMENT ‘A reprint of this kind is no mere archaeological curiosity; one who was so intensely a man of the Bible as Tyndale was speaks to more ages than his own, and in the following pages we shall find that he has much to say to us, if we pay heed to what we read.’ […]

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The Writings of Thomas Peck

3 Volume Set: Selected and Arranged by T.C. Johnson

by Thomas E Peck


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Book Description Thomas E. Peck (1822-93), preacher, writer, ‘beloved instructor’ at Union Theological Seminary, Virginia, was one of the leaders and masterminds in the same school of Southern Presbyterians as J. H. Thornwell and R. L. Dabney in the second half of the 19th century. His biblical convictions made a unique contribution to the thinking […]

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AVAILABLE LATE NOVEMBER Book Description There were theological and spiritual giants in the earth in the days of the English Puritans, and Stephen Charnock (1628-80) was prominent among them. His Works present a feast of rich teaching and exposition, characterized throughout by sound theology, profound thought, and an imaginative style. The five volumes now reprinted […]

The Works of Stephen Charnock
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Book Description VOLUME ONE contains a helpful introduction to Charnock’s life and work by James McCosh, and the first eight discourses on The Existence and Attributes of God, opening with A Discourse of Divine Providence, based on 2 Chronicles 16:9. In this Charnock sets forth the doctrine of providence with great clarity, and then applies […]


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Book Description More than anything else, Richard Sibbes was a great preacher. He never lost sight of the fact that the best Christian counselling is done through the patient and enlivening exposition of the Word of God. Sibbes excelled as a comforter of the troubled and doubting, but he also possessed the rare gift of […]


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Book Description John Flavel (1628-1691), son of a Puritan minister who died in prison for his Nonconformity, was educated at University College, oxford, and laboured for almost the entire period of his ministry at Dartmouth, Devon. Having all the characteristics of the tradition to which he belonged — a tradition which believed that preaching should […]

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D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones

Volume 2: The Fight of Faith 1939 - 1981

by Iain H. Murray


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This authorised biography traces the story of the ‘Doctor’ from a Harley Street medical practice to ministry in an impoverished Welsh mining town, the pulpit of Westminster Chapel and a worldwide influence. 416 & 856pp.

History of Princeton Theological Seminary

Princeton Seminary

Volume 1: Faith & Learning, 1812 - 1868

by David Calhoun


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In this movingly told story we meet great spirituality, great scholars, great missionary vision and great consecration to Christ. Vol. 1—Faith and Learning 1812–68, 528pp.

George Whitefield

George Whitefield

Volume 2: Life and Times of the Great Evangelist of the 18th Century Revival

by Arnold Dallimore


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An outstanding biography of the great preacher of the 18th century evangelical revival, popularly written, and with an urgent message for the present day. 612 & 620pp.

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George Whitefield

Volume 1: Life and Times of the Great Evangelist of the 18th Century Revival

by Arnold Dallimore


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An outstanding biography of the great preacher of the 18th century evangelical revival, popularly written, and with an urgent message for the present day. 612 & 620pp.

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Collected Writings of John Murray

Volume 3: Life, Sermons, Reviews

by John Murray


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An illustrated biography by Iain H. Murray, and the first published collection of John Murray’s sermons, with several reviews. 408pp.

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Stimulating and enjoyable volumes which narrate the exciting story of how Wales was spiritually transformed in the 18th and 19th centuries. Translated from the Welsh by John Aaron. 800 & 816pp. Illustrated.

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C.H. Spurgeon Autobiography

Volume 2: The Full Harvest 1860-1892

by C. H. Spurgeon


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The story of the life of the ‘prince of preachers’, largely in Spurgeon’s own words. Here is an inspiring record of a Christian life which continues to be of blessing for so many. 580 & 536pp.

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The ‘must read’ autobiography on the life and work of one of Christianity’s most able preachers: Charles Haddon Spurgeon. 1116pp.


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Faith Cook has used unpublished and little-known sources to produce this comprehensive biography of the man of whom John Wesley said, ‘A few such as him would make a nation tremble. He carries fire wherever he goes.’ 368pp.

William Carey

William Carey

And the Missionary Vision

by Daniel Webber


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The heroic story of Carey’s passionate advocacy of world mission. Includes his Enquiry and a sermon by Andrew Fuller. 128pp.

Welsh Revival

Its Origin and Development

by Thomas Phillips


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A comprehensive eye-witness account of the 1859 revival in Wales. 168pp.

The Undercover Revolution

The Undercover Revolution

How Fiction Changed Britain

by Iain H. Murray


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Looks at ‘How Fiction Changed Britain’ in late Victorian and Edwardian times. The second part of the book is a defence of the truth of Christianity. 112pp.

The Ulster Awakening

The Ulster Awakening

An Account of the 1859 Revival in Ireland

by John Weir


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A fascinating, eye-witness account of the 1859 revival in Ireland. 280pp.

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Troubled Journey

A Missionary Childhood in War-Torn China

by Faith Cook


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Faith Cook shares her first-hand story of a missionary childhood in China during World War II and the subsequent Communist takeover. 128pp.

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