Seven Women

Seven Women

And the Secret of Their Greatness

Book - 2016
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A beautiful gift edition of this instant classic exclusively for graduates, with a special letter from Eric Metaxas to those entering the next phase of life's journey.

What makes a great woman great? In Seven Women, New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas provides an answer by telling the captivating stories of seven women who changed the course of history and impacted the world in astonishing ways. Teenaged Joan of Arc heard God's command and led the French army to a mighty victory over the British. Susanna Wesley, the mother of nineteen children, gave the world its most significant evangelist and its greatest hymn-writer, her sons John and Charles. Corrie ten Boom risked her life to hide Dutch Jews from the Nazis in World War II and somehow survived the horrors of a concentration camp, but her greatest feat was her forgiveness of her tormentors years later. And Rosa Parks's God-given sense of justice and unshakable dignity helped launch the twentieth century's greatest social movement. Seven Women reveals how the extraordinary women profiled here achieved their greatness, inspiring readers to lives propelled by a call beyond themselves.

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Nelson Books, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, 2016.
Copyright Date: ©2015.
ISBN: 9780718087876
Characteristics: xx, 215 pages :,portraits ;,22 cm.
Alternative Title: 7 women

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Ireneread17
May 25, 2019

Super good book. It is very succinct. The short biography of each women is very handy.

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May 25, 2019

Ireneread17 thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over

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