By Adrienne Israel
Based on letters released in Christian newspapers, copies of her personal newspaper The Helper, and diverse public files and files, this biography places Amanda Berry Smith's eventful existence in a formal old standpoint, comparing the numerous impression of her deeds. It strains her beginnings because the baby of freed blacks in antebellum Pennsylvania, her turbulent marriages, her look for groups and religion in long island urban, and her eventual prominence as a camp-fire missionary and as an international traveller of non secular religion. This considerate person research probes the advanced courting among herself and different modern reformers, black and white, and solutions many questions left unanswered through Smith's personal autobiography.
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Amanda Berry Smith: From Washerwoman to Evangelist (Studies in Evangelicalism) by Adrienne Israel