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The Resource America's pastor : Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation, Grant Wacker

America's pastor : Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation, Grant Wacker

Label
America's pastor : Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation
Title
America's pastor
Title remainder
Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation
Statement of responsibility
Grant Wacker
Title variation
Americas pastor
Title variation remainder
Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
More than a conventional biography, Grant Wacker's interpretive study deepens our understanding of why Billy Graham has mattered so much to so many, and how his uncanny ability to appropriate trends in the wider culture allowed him to transform his born-again theology into a moral vocabulary capturing the aspirations and fears of average Americans."
Summary
Examines the life of Billy Graham and how he impacted American culture by successfully tapping into broader cultural trends
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10389879
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
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Wacker, Grant
Dewey number
  • 269/.2092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BV3785.G69
LC item number
W33 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graham, Billy
  • Christianity and culture
  • Graham, Billy
  • Christianity and culture
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation
Label
America's pastor : Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation, Grant Wacker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preacher -- Icon -- Southerner -- Entrepreneur -- Architect -- Pilgrim -- Pastor -- Patriarch
Control code
ocn875999870
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
413 pages
Isbn
9780674052185
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014014155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)875999870
Label
America's pastor : Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation, Grant Wacker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preacher -- Icon -- Southerner -- Entrepreneur -- Architect -- Pilgrim -- Pastor -- Patriarch
Control code
ocn875999870
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
413 pages
Isbn
9780674052185
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014014155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)875999870

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