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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  William Arnold O'Malley  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: 1939 in Chicago, Illinois

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William was born in Chicago and lives in one of the citys western suburbs.

Biographical and Professional Information

William is a retired businessman who in 1965 started a chain of child care centers in Chicago. In 1985 the author visited Germany in search of the records that would connect his family to the original holder of the bible. It took the author fifteen years to unveil the mystery of the family bible.


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Titles At Your Library

History Of A Family Bible, 1685-2000: A Quest for the Missing Link
ISBN: 0970249608

Ki Kampus Communications. 2001

This book gives the history of the Luther Bible printed in Nurnberg, Germany in 1685, and how one copy came to the author's family.

In 1985 the author visited Germany in search of the records that would connect his family to the original holder of the bible. It took the author fifteen years to unveil the mystery of the family bible.