"'Missionaries', based on the six-part BBC2 television series". -- inside front dust jacket blurb.
Contents: Picture Credits -- Preface -- Acknowledgements / Julian Pettifer and Richard Bradley -- Map: The Spread of Christianity -- The Great Commission -- The Gospel of Tomahawks and Tobacco -- A Bit of a Riot -- Africa or Death -- Plundering Hell to Populate Heaven -- The Oppressors and the Oppressed -- A Liberating God ? -- The Blood of the Martyrs is the Seed of the Church ? -- 'And some fell on stony ground' -- The Greatest Challenge -- Into Darkest England -- Coming Full Circle -- Chart: Largest American Protestant Mission Agencies -- Select Bibliography -- Index.
Colophon: Printed and bound in Great Britain by Butler and Tanner Ltd, Frome.