March 11, 2014

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On this day in 1915, Albert Andersson, a Swedish missionary to Chinese Turkestan (modern day Xinjiang), died. Less than forty years earlier, several Swedish missionaries had settled into this Northern area of China,  where they began a mission among the Uyghur people.  The  Uyghur people were a predominately Muslim people and the missionaries found the work...
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