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Empty Hands, a Memoir One Woman's Journey to Save Children Orphaned by AIDS in South Africa

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ISBN-10: 1583949321

ISBN-13: 9781583949320

Edition: 2015

Authors: Sister Abega Ntleko, Desmond Tutu, Kittisaro and Kittisaro and Thanissara, Sister Abegail Ntleko

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"Now 79 years old, Sister Abegail looks back over her life and recounts the remarkable events that led to her becoming the mother of dozens of children orphaned by the AIDS crisis in South Africa"--Provided by publisher.
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
Publication date: 9/1/2015
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 5.16" wide x 7.87" long x 0.39" tall
Weight: 0.396
Language: English

Desmond Tutu was born October 7, 1931 in Klerksdorp, Transvaal, South Africa. He attended Johannesburg Bantu High School. After leaving school he trained first as a teacher at Pretoria Bantu Normal College and graduated in 1954 from the University of South Africa. After three years as a high school teacher he began to study theology, and was ordained as a priest in 1960. From 1962 to 1966 Tutu devoted his time to further theological study in England at King's College, eventually earning a Master's of Theology. From 1967 to 1972 he taught theology in South Africa before returning to England for three years as the assistant director of a theological institute in London. In 1975 he was…