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LORDS OF THE EARTH

by | Read by Raymond Todd

Philosophy & Religion • 10.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1977

The Yali people of Indonesia call themselves "Lords of the Earth," and they live by a set of rules designed to appease a wrathful god. But when a disillusioned member looks for another mythos, or framing story, he can't find one until an Australian missionary arrives. There follows a testimony to the transforming power of the gospel. The story takes place in the 1950s and 1960s, not the 1800s. Raymond Todd is a capable reader. His voice is clear, and he smoothly articulates Yali names and common phrases. But his reading of dialogue is flat, with no hint of a cadence or articulation different from that of standard English. This is due in part to the writing, but he also lacks an appropriate degree of emotion. R.C.G. © AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine [Published: AUGUST 2008]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • ChristianAudio • 2008

CD ISBN 978-1-59644-559-8 $28.98 • Nine CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

 

Library Ed. • ChristianAudio • 2008

DD ISBN multiple sources

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