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The Life and Times of Archbishop James Ussher

The Life and Times of Archbishop James Ussher

The Life and Times of Archbishop James Ussher

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An Intriguing Look at the Man Behind the Annals of the World
J A Carr, 311 pages
New Leaf Publishing Group
From the company that brought you the historical classic The Annals of the World comes this in-depth biography of the man behind this landmark work. Originally published in 1895, this fascinating biography gives us a look at Ussher from the perspective of one who was closer to his time. This book traces Ussher s life from his birth in 1581 to his death in 1656, giving valuable insights into this incredible man s life. Written in charming old English style, this book clears up many of the misconceptions and confusion about Ussher s life. It details his personal life and professional accomplishments in the Church of Ireland. Ussher s love of books is also highlighted. He was known for his extensive library, which went on to form the core of the famous library at Trinity College in Dublin. 5 3/8 x 8 3/8 Paperback 288 pages"