That Printer of Udell's

That Printer of Udell's

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by Harold Wright
     
 

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After reading the book at age 11, Ronald Reagan noted that the book provided a lasting impact on his life, shaping his own moral sense. He identified with the central character, Dick Falkner, who grew up in poverty with an alcoholic father. After Falkner ran away, he was hired by George Udell, a kindly printer. Combining practical Christianity with hard work, he

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After reading the book at age 11, Ronald Reagan noted that the book provided a lasting impact on his life, shaping his own moral sense. He identified with the central character, Dick Falkner, who grew up in poverty with an alcoholic father. After Falkner ran away, he was hired by George Udell, a kindly printer. Combining practical Christianity with hard work, he succeeded.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455615407
Publisher:
Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/03/2011
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,161,678
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Harold Bell Wright (1872-1944) was a Disciples of Christ minister. He traveled extensively and wrote about the goodness of mankind. After authoring That Printer of Udell's-a book that inspired Ronald Reagan-he wrote The Shepherd of the Hills, which has sold more than one million copies. Wright's ongoing battle with tuberculosis led him to settle in Imperial Valley, California, where he wrote The Winning of Barbara Worth. The following books are published by Pelican as a set: A Harold Bell Wright Trilogy: The Shepherd of the Hills, The Calling of Dan Matthews, and God and the Groceryman.

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That Printer of Udell's 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
President Reagan read this book as a child and it inspiried him to accept Christ and be baptized.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I really liked it. Harold is an awesome writer.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Not as good as Sheppard of the hills.
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