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Seven men : and the secret of their greatness / Eric Metaxas.

Metaxas, Eric. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780718087784
  • Physical Description: xxvi, 211 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Graduate's edition [cover]
  • Publisher: Nashville, TN : Nelson Books, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-201) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: George Washington -- William Wilberforce -- Eric Liddell -- Dietrich Bonhoeffer -- Jackie Robinson -- Pope John Paul II -- Charles W. Colson.
Summary, etc.: "What makes a great man great? 'Seven Men' offers answers in the captivating stories of some of the greatest men who have ever lived. In this gallery of greatness, seven historical figures come to life as real people who experienced struggles and challenges that probably would have destroyed the resolve of most other men. What was their secret?..."--Dust jacket flap.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799.
Wilberforce, William, 1759-1833.
Liddell, Eric, 1902-1945.
Bonhoeffer, Dietrich, 1906-19.
Robinson, Jackie.
John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005.
Colson, Charles W.

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