Amanda Berry Smith: From Washerwoman to Evangelist (Studies - download pdf or read online

By Adrienne Israel

Now to be had in paperback! This biography is the compelling tale of Amanda Berry Smith, a former slave and washer-woman with below a yr of formal schooling who rose to turn into one of many 19th century's most vital and profitable Christian evangelists.

Based on letters released in Christian newspapers, copies of her personal newspaper The Helper, and diverse public files and records, this biography places Amanda Berry Smith's eventful lifestyles in a formal ancient point of view, comparing the numerous influence of her deeds. It lines her beginnings because the baby of freed blacks in antebellum Pennsylvania, her turbulent marriages, her look for groups and religion in manhattan urban, and her eventual prominence as a camp-fire missionary and as a global tourist of religious religion. This considerate person examine probes the advanced dating among herself and different modern reformers, black and white, and solutions many questions left unanswered through Smith's personal autobiography.

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