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A godly hero : the life of William Jennings Bryan / Michael Kazin.

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A portrait of the American orator describes his unique role as a leader of the Christian left and his seminal place in both American politics and religion in the volatile political landscape of turn-of-the-century America.
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Cascade Locks Library 921 BRYAN 2006 (Text) 33892100229997 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 06/24/2014 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0375411356
  • ISBN: 9780375411359
  • Physical Description: 374 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf , 2006.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-366) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The romance of Jefferson and Jesus -- Education of a hero, 1860-1890 -- Speaker in the house, 1891-1894 -- In the armor of a righteous cause, 1895-1896 -- A republic, not an empire, 1897-1900 -- I have kept the faith, 1901-1904 -- Prophet on the road -- The ordeal of reform, 1906-1908 -- Conscience of the party, 1909-1912 -- Bryan's people -- Moralist at state, 1913-1915 -- Moralist in retreat, 1916-1919 -- Save the children, 1920-1925 -- The fate of a Christian liberal.
Summary, etc.:
A portrait of the American orator describes his unique role as a leader of the Christian left and his seminal place in both American politics and religion in the volatile political landscape of turn-of-the-century America.
Subject: Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925.
Politicians > United States > Biography
Statesmen > United States > Biography
United States > Politics and government > 1865-1933
Populism > United States > History.
Democratic Party (U.S.) > History.
Bryan, William Jennings.
Bryan, William J.
Politik.
Populismus.

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