Western Daughters in Eastern Lands British Missionary Women in Asia

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Seton, Rosemary B. Western daughters in Eastern lands : British missionary women in Asia / Rosemary Seton. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Western Daughters in Eastern Lands  British Missionary Women in Asia

This book provides a compelling narrative history of the experiences and achievements of female British missionaries in China, India, and Africa during the 19th century and first half of the 20th century—the first such account available. • Original documents include materials extracted from letters, diaries, and memoirs of and about British women missionaries • Photographs from the rich archives of British missionary societies and from private collections

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