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Out of a Distant Land

by Gary Bond

  • 221 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Pleasant Word-A Division of WinePress Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Religious,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Religious,
  • Biography & Autobiography-Personal Memoirs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8756894M
    ISBN 101579215513
    ISBN 109781579215514

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    Solomon's Prayer of Dedication 40 so that they may fear You all the days they live in the land that You gave to our fathers. 41 And as for the foreigner who is not of Your people Israel but has come from a distant land because of Your name— 42 for they will hear of Your great name and mighty hand and outstretched arm—when he comes and prays toward this temple,. Check out this great listen on That Distant Land collects 23 stories, interlinked with each other and with the other published "Port William" novels. The stories, arranged in their fictional chronology (from to almost the present day), become one sustained work, a new n.


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A former Stegner Fellow in Creative Writing at Stanford University, she currently lives in Northern California with her husband, /5(1K). The Distant Land of My Father is a book that was narrated with the innocence of six-year-old girl that continued with passion of a teenager and finally culminated in the resolution of a twenty-something, married-with-children woman.

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