The personality and life narrative of Brooks (1835-93) has been well documented, says Harp (history, Grove City College), so he focuses instead on his religious thought within it context of his role as an admired clergyman whose ministry both reflected the intellectual and cultural tensions of his time, and helped reshape American Protestantism. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.|
|Series:||American Intellectual Culture Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.22(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.78(d)|
About the Author
Gillis J. Harp is professor of history at Grove City College and the author of Positivist Republic: Auguste Comte and the Reconstruction of American Liberalism, 1865-1920.