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By Larry ten Harmsel,Reinder Van Til

From ten-cent specials for Dutch farmers within the early 1900s to a large collection of good over 1,000 titles at the present time, William B. Eerdmans Publishing corporation in Grand Rapids, Michigan, has outfitted an outstanding attractiveness for generating "the best in non secular literature." in the course of the previous century Eerdmans has released an ecumenical mixture of considerate books through such authors as C. S. Lewis, Karl Barth, John Howard Yoder, Joan Chittister, N. T. Wright, Rowan Williams, Jean Bethke Elshtain, Martin Marty, Eugene Peterson, Pope Benedict XVI — and the record is going on.

Occasioned via the Eerdmans centennial get together, this ebook through Larry ten Harmsel engagingly tells the company’s tale. Drawing from first-person interviews, ancient records, and newly unearthed details, ten Harmsel relates how Wm. B. Eerdmans Sr. begun and outfitted the yankee publishing corporation that bears his identify — and the way Wm. B. Eerdmans Jr. has carried at the relatives culture of self reliant, eclectic spiritual publishing into the company’s one hundredth year.

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