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Baroness Cox: Eyewitness to a Broken World

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In 1982, Caroline Cox was appointed to the ranks of British nobility with the title Baroness Cox of Queensbury, Greater London. A former deputy speaker of the House of Lords, she is a tireless advocate for international human rights. In the course of her humanitarian career, Cox has visited overlooked people groups, often in highly dangerous conditions, to carry their stories of abuse and persecution back to the West. This is her inspiring life story, centering on how she has used her position in British ...
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In 1982, Caroline Cox was appointed to the ranks of British nobility with the title Baroness Cox of Queensbury, Greater London. A former deputy speaker of the House of Lords, she is a tireless advocate for international human rights. In the course of her humanitarian career, Cox has visited overlooked people groups, often in highly dangerous conditions, to carry their stories of abuse and persecution back to the West. This is her inspiring life story, centering on how she has used her position in British government to turn the world's attention to humanitarian causes around the globe.
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"The book, like the Baroness' life, delivers a powerful summons for all called to compassion to use what they have, where they are, for the benefit of those they may never see."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780825461644
  • Publisher: Lion Hudson
  • Publication date: 5/30/2008
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Freelance author or coauthor of more than sixty books, Lela Gilbert has also written many song lyrics and several novels. She is the mother of two sons and lives in California.
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Table of Contents

Foreword     6
Prologue     9
Preface     11
Appointment with the World     13
Poland, Romania, Russia - The Iron Hand of Communism     41
Nagorno-Karabakh - Flashpoint in an Explosive Region     73
Burma - "Land without Evil"     97
Indonesia - Martyrs and Miracles     121
East Timor - A Hungry Little Land     145
Nigeria - "Will You Tell the World?"     151
Sudan - Frontline against Islamists     175
Northern Uganda - "Terrorists to the Core"     199
Islam and Islamism - Reconciliation through Realism     211
Bibliography     237
Index     243

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