An Eerdmans Century by Larry ten Harmsel,Reinder Van Til

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 equipped an excellent recognition for generating "the most interesting in spiritual literature." during the previous century Eerdmans has released an ecumenical combination of considerate books by means of 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 by way of the Eerdmans centennial social gathering, this publication by way of Larry ten Harmsel engagingly tells the company’s tale. Drawing from first-person interviews, old records, and newly unearthed details, ten Harmsel relates how Wm. B. Eerdmans Sr. begun and equipped the yankee publishing corporation that bears his identify — and the way Wm. B. Eerdmans Jr. has carried at the relations culture of self reliant, eclectic non secular publishing into the company’s a centesimal year.

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