In Papua’s remote Snow Mountains of Irian live the Yali, naked cannibals who call themselves lords of the earth. Yet, in spite of their boldness, they live in terror and bondage to the women-hating, child-despising gods they serve. Missionary Stan Dale dared to enter their domain and be an instrument to change their future.
In Lords of the Earth Don Richardson tells the story of Stanley Dale, Bruno de Leeuw, their companions and the community of Yali. This remarkable tale of faithful determination and zeal against overwhelming odds brings unlikely characters together in a swirl of agony and bloodshed climaxing in a dramatic, unexpected ending..