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Author Olson, Bruce.

Title Bruchko: the astonishing true story of a nineteen-year-old American, his capture by the Molitone Indians and his adventures in Christianizing the stone age tribe [Hoopla electronic resource] / Bruce Olson.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2014.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 07 min.)) : digital.
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Cast Read by Gary Dikeos.
Summary What happens when a nineteen-year-old boy leaves home and heads into the jungles to evangelize a murderous tribe of South American Indians? For Bruce Olson, it meant capture, disease, terror, loneliness, and torture. But what he discovered through trial and error has revolutionized the world of missions. Bruchko, which has sold more than 300,000 copies worldwide, has been called "more fantastic and harrowing than anything Hollywood could concoct." Having lived with the Motilone Indians since 1961, Olson has won the friendship of four presidents of Colombia and made appearances before the United Nations because of his efforts. Bruchko includes the story of Olson's 1988 kidnapping by communist guerrillas and the nine months of captivity that followed. This revised version of his story is an amazing reminder that simple faith in Christ can make anything possible.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Olson, Bruce.
Yuko Indians -- Missions. -- Sound recordings.
Missionaries -- Venezuela -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Motilon Indians -- Missions. -- Sound recordings.
Missionaries -- United States -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Indians of South America -- Missions -- Venezuela. -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Dikeos, Gary. Narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781481573740 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1481573748 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT11027264
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