CURRENT HOURS

Phones open
Monday–Friday:
9:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m. EST


 TIME TO UPGRADE!

For best results we recommend Google Chrome or Firefox.

 

Need to print a page? The free Fireshot browser extension is easy to install and works best.

Anchor Distributors Anchor Distributors Anchor Distributors Anchor Distributors Anchor Distributors
They Came For Freedom-Softcover
The Forgotten, Epic Adventure Of The Pilgrims

Status: Active
Isbn: 1400207614
Isbn-13: 9781400207619
UPC:
Speedy#: 171298
CPC Super: Inspiration
CPC Primary: Motivation
CPC Sub: General
Author: Milbrandt Jay
Publisher: Nelson/Nelson Books
On Hand: 10
Case Qty: 36
Binding: Trade Paper
Price: 16.99
Due Date:
Weight lbs.: 0.75
No Picture

 








About:

A page-turning story of the Pilgrims, the courageous band of freedom-seekers who set out for a new life for themselves and forever changed the course of history.Once a year at Thanksgiving, we encounter Pilgrims as folksy people in funny hats before promptly forgetting them. In the centuries since America began, the Pilgrims have been relegated to folklore and children’s stories, fairy-tale mascots for holiday parties and greeting cards.The true story of the Pilgrim Fathers could not be more different. Beginning with the execution of two pastors deviating from the Elizabethan Church of England, the Pilgrims’ great journey was one of courageous faith, daring escape, and tenuous survival. Theirs is the story of refugees who fled intense religious persecution; of dreamers who voyaged the Atlantic and into the unknown when all other attempts had led to near-certain death; of survivors who struggled with newfound freedom. Loneliness led to starvation, tension gave way to war with natives, and suspicion broke the back of the very freedom they endeavored to achieve.Despite the pain and turmoil of this high stakes triumph, the Pilgrim Fathers built the cornerstone for a nation dedicated to faith, freedom, and thankfulness. This is the epic story of the Pilgrims, an adventure that laid the bedrock for the Founding Fathers, the Constitution, and the American identity.