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On the back road to Mandalay

Print Book, English, [©2007]
[Xulon Press], [Longwood, Fla.], [©2007]
356 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
9781600347351, 1600347355
The back road to Mandalay
Entry into the Chin Hills
Getting settled in Tiddim
Getting started
We meet Rev. Sang Ling
Frank's Jeep-driven washing machine
The fine art of scrounging
The romance of missions
My first trip to Rangoon
Stranded in the Burma jungle
Hit by Dacoits
Preparing for the big move
Five days with mules
Our new home in Haka
The church and cemetery
A diamond ring
To weigh a wife
A daughter is born
Ruth's long trip home
The east bungalow our new home
Bob's rice-powered washing machine
Start of the Haka Bible School, 1948
My Harley Davidson
The fifty-year Jubilee
The "cut-off year," 1949
We lose a son
The Haka bible School final years
Shaking hands with Lian Hmung
Schooling for Richard and Lois
Touring the mountain villages
Furlough and a baby
Our return to Burma
Changes and challenges, 1953
New things in 1953
"Seven weeks" and Bible conference
Jeep accident at mile 17
Farewell to Rev. Sang Ling
Downs and ups in 1954
Schooling for our children
The Bible school five years in Haka
The twenty-five incredible years and a tour to Kanpetlet
Printing presses and mission-aided schools
Elizabeth Johnson's work in Burma
Second furlough and return to Burma
The conversion of Mang Kio; a new pastor
Growing up in Haka
The story of Nu Tin
The okay years
The tough year, 1964
The fruitless revolution, 1965
The unfinished Bible
The stone church
Mrs. Johnson and Martha leave Burma
The last months