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Pilgrimage and Exile: Mother Marianne of Molokai

Pilgrimage and Exile: Mother Marianne of Molokai

by Mary Laurence Hanley, O. A. Bushnell
     
 
This is a biography of Mother Marianne of Molokai and the foundation and growth of the Franciscan mission in the Hawaiian islands, especially Molokai, it is also the narration of Hawaii's attempt to stop the spread of leprosy and a description of the inadequate medical treatment then available.

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This is a biography of Mother Marianne of Molokai and the foundation and growth of the Franciscan mission in the Hawaiian islands, especially Molokai, it is also the narration of Hawaii's attempt to stop the spread of leprosy and a description of the inadequate medical treatment then available.

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Biography of the Franciscan Sister (1838-1918) who worked for many years among the lepers on the Hawaiian Island of Molokai, originally published in 1980 as A song of pilgrimage and exile (Chicago: Franciscan Herald Press). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824813871
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
01/28/1992
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.16(h) x 1.01(d)

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