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Theodore Parker : orator of superior ideas

Author: David B Chesebrough
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999.
Series: Great American orators, no. 29.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examining the effect of Parker's oratory on theology and the social structures of the mid-19th century, this work is divided into two sections: the first concentrates on his life and role as an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Sermons
Named Person: Theodore Parker; Theodore Parker
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David B Chesebrough
ISBN: 031330873X 9780313308734
OCLC Number: 40255787
Description: xxii, 138 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: pt. I. The Development of an Orator. 1. Prologue: A Mid-Nineteenth-Century Preacher. 2. The Early Years (1810-1841). 3. The Years Of Influence (1841-1859). 4. The Waning Months (1859-1860) --
pt. II. Sermons and Speeches of Theodore Parker --
"A Sermon of Slavery" (1841) --
"The Mexican War" (1849) --
"The Revival of Religion Which We Need" (1858).
Series Title: Great American orators, no. 29.
Responsibility: David B. Chesebrough ; foreword by Mark A. Noll.

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?[P]resents a persuasive case that Parker ranks as an important figure with such larger-than-life contemporaries as Emerson, Beecher, Abraham Lincoln...?-Church History

 
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