Affectionately, Rachel: Letters from India, 1860-1884

By: Johnson, Rachel Kerr

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Clean and attractive with no names or writing. Dustjacket shows no tears or chips and is very handsome in brand new mylar cover.A fascinating collection of letters written by Rachel Kerr Johnson, the great-grandmother of Professor Tull who edited the book. Amazing detail of her life as a Christian missionary with her husband and children in India, carried out while the Civil War was going on back home in America. Detailed views of daily life, politics, cultural mores, and religion in the 19th century. Wonderful original photographs as well. 351 pages. Indexed. Not a religious book, but rather one which studies the impact of Christianity on an Asian culture, as well as on its purveyors.

Title: Affectionately, Rachel: Letters from India, 1860-1884

Author Name: Johnson, Rachel Kerr

Categories: Biography, India,

Publisher: Kent, Ohio, Kent State University Press: 1992

ISBN Number: 0873384636

ISBN Number 13: 9780873384636

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 19455

Keywords: Missionaries to India.