Christian History Project. This site contains the text of 12 volumes on the history of mankind over the last 2,000 years written from a 'collectively-denominational' Christian perspective.

VOLUME ELEVEN
Unto the Ends of the Earth
A.D. 1800 to 1914
Despite rising disbelief, the faith advances as never before

VOLUME ELEVEN

CHAPTER 1
With the guillotine’s knife, the Enlightenment produces a bloodbath

CHAPTER 2
Both loved and hated, hard-line Pope Pius IX lived and died in strife
Bernadette of Lourdes: a little girl and a lady in white
France’s Third Republic: born in chaos into a life of turmoil

CHAPTER 3
How a plucky girl of 18 from a dubious family saved Britain’s throne

The lady with the lamp who rescued thousands of lives and founded nursing
‘Make money, son,’ said his father. Instead, he made the Salvation Army
The gently indefatigable Wilberforce: slavery’s improbable vanquisher

CHAPTER 4
Indolence into depravity: the tragic final years of tsarist Orthodoxy

The firing squad failed to fire, and a great Christian novelist came to be
Patriarch Tikhon: the man who got there too late to save Russia
With blood, treachery, and slaughter, the Ottoman colossus goes down

CHAPTER 5
The America that won independence was not a Christian nation
That scandalous New York woman, who converted to Catholicism
The Mormon story: from a violent birth came a formidable movement
Jehovah’s inextinguishable Witnesses
A faith begun in the criminal courts that questioned the reality of disease

CHAPTER 6
The blow from which Latin America has never recovered
Haiti: a tale of triumph and tragedy
Brazil’s deft transatlantic coup that rewarded it with an unusual stability

CHAPTER 7
Christendom’s greatest century carries the faith to all the continents
Dr. Livingstone: failed missionary and brilliant explorer
The lands where the missionaries did not succeed

CHAPTER 8
The foes of the faith acquire cultural control in a secularist triumph
Biblical credibility: a crucial clash that vindicated the New Testament

CHAPTER 9
The dark ideologies and even darker lives of the darkest prophets

CHAPTER 10
In Christianity’s eclipse, nationalism’s upsurge leads the world to war
One fight Bismarck did not win

This volume of The Christians, Their First Two Thousand Years has yet to be fully transcribed to the project website. You can, however, order the book to enjoy in hard-cover form complete with hundreds of beautiful illustrations by visiting The Christians website.