The Resource End of the spear : a true story, Steve Saint, (electronic resource)

End of the spear : a true story, Steve Saint, (electronic resource)

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End of the spear : a true story
Title
End of the spear
Title remainder
a true story
Statement of responsibility
Steve Saint
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
2005 ECPA Retailer's Choice Award winner for best biography/autobiography! Steve Saint was five years old when his father, missionary pilot Nate Saint, was speared to death by a primitive Ecuadorian tribe. In adulthood, Steve, having left Ecuador for a successful business career in the United States, never imagined making the jungle his home again. But when that same tribe asks him to help them, Steve, his wife, and their teenage children move back to the jungle. There, Steve learns long-buried secrets about his father's murder, confronts difficult choices, and finds himself caught between two worlds. Soon to be a major motion picture (January 2006), End of the Spear brilliantly chronicles the continuing story that first captured the world's attention in the bestselling book, Through Gates of Splendor
Summary
Steve Saint was five years old when his father, missionary pilot Nate Saint, was speared to death by a primitive Ecuadorian tribe. In adulthood, Steve, having left Ecuador for a successful business career in the United States, never imagined making the jungle his home again. But when that same tribe asks him to help them, Steve, his wife, and their teenage children move back to the jungle. There, Steve learns long-buried secrets about his father's murder, confronts difficult choices, and finds himself caught between two worlds
Biography type
autobiography
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197088
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Saint, Steve
Dewey number
986.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Huao Indians
  • Missionaries
  • Missionaries
  • Huao Indians
  • Huao Indians
Target audience
adult
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a true story
Label
End of the spear : a true story, Steve Saint, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
Control code
MWT11276149
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781414341538
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11276149
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
End of the spear : a true story, Steve Saint, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11276149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781414341538
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11276149
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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