Cultural Encounters in India: The Local Co-workers of Tranquebar Mission, 18th to 19th Centuries (Hardback)Heike Liebau (author)
Hardback 558 Pages / Published: 21/06/2017
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The book is an English translation of an award winning German book. The history of social and religious encounter in 18th century South India is narrated through fascinating biographies and day to day lives of Indian workers in the Tranquebar Mission (1706-1845). The book challenges the notion that Christianity in colonial India was basically imposed from the outside. Liebau maintains that significant contributions were made by the local converts and mission co-workers who played an important role in the Tranquebar Mission.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 558
Weight: 1207 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 mm
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