Thorndike Press

For the Glory: Eric Liddell's Journey from Olympic Champion to Modern Martyr

  • Duncan Hamilton
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  • ISBN-10: 1410489841
  • ISBN-13: 9781410489845
  • DDC: B
  • Shipping Weight: 1.70 lbs ( .77 kgs)
  • 656 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released May 2016
  • Simultaneous Publications

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The untold and inspiring story of Eric Liddell, hero of Chariots of Fire, from his gold medal 400-meter race at the 1924 Paris Olympics, to his dedication to missionary work in China, to his last, brave years interned in a Japanese work camp during World War II.


Customer Reviews

"Hamilton seamlessly combines quotes from research documents, historical facts, and his own way with words, and his writing feels effortless in this inspiring story."

— Publishers Weekly