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The Day the Chicken Cackled: Reflections on a Life in Pakistan

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The Day The Chicken Cackled: Reflections on a Life in Pakistan provides a fascinating account of small town Pakistan through the eyes of Bettie Rose Addleton, a young missionary who grew up in rural Georgia. At the age of 25, she journeyed by freighter from New York to Karachi with her husband and small son, moving to a small and dusty town at the edge of the desert in Pak ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published December 16th 2009 by CrossBooks Publishing
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Eric Wright
Apr 12, 2011 rated it really liked it
The Day the Chicken Cackled – Reflections on a Life in Pakistan; Bettie Addleton does a commendable job in describing her adjustment from life in Georgia to missionary life in Pakistan. The book will not only be invaluable in preparing new missionaries from the west for immersion in the Pakistani culture but also in giving insights on cultural adaptation in general.

Bettie and her husband, Hu spent 30 years there in a variety of locales from a primitive village to the more sophisticated city of
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