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Asian martyrs and unsung heroes
AuthorDecroix, Paul
Pub. LocationPenangPublisherPhoenix Printers Sdn. Bhd.
Date2002Phys. Desc.xvi, 271 p : color ill., maps ; 26 cm + supp
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberBR1600.D43 2002
Asian martyrs and unsung heroes / by P. Decroix.

Decroix (1922?-2015) was member of MEP (Missions √Čtrang√®res de Paris). Book is organized primarily by country, with some exceptions: one chapter on early missionaries, one on St. Francis Xavier, one on martyrs in Afghanistan and the People's Republic of China (PRC), and two on Malaysian martyrs in Malacca and Penang respectively (the latter is titled "The College of Martyrs"). Remaining chapters respectively cover Japan (Nagasaki), imperial China, Tibet, Vietnam, Korea, Thailand, Philippines, Burma [Myanmar], Cambodia, and India.

Supplement featuring additional martyrs from the PRC, North Korea, and Socotra Island (in the Arabian Sea) also held.

Subject(s)Christian martyrs--Asia
Martyrs--Asia
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute [AEC]Rec. #19218
ISBN9834070519 ; 9789834070519LCCN2005347211OCLC64453156