Hattiesburg, Miss., November 18, 2013 - Retired William Carey University professor Dr. Walter Butler has just completed his newest book, “The Journey of Mankind – The Eschatology of Man from His Creation to His Eternal Destiny,” and WCU will hold a book signing for Dr. Butler on November 19 at 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the WCU Bookstore. The books will be available in the bookstore for purchase. They can also be found at Barnes and Nobles, the Laurel Baptist Bible and Bookstore, Xulon Press, and through Amazon.com as an e-book.
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