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Published: 25 October 2018

520 Pages


ISBN: 9780190882709

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Exporting the Rapture

John Nelson Darby and the Victorian Conquest of North-American Evangelicalism

Donald Harman Akenson

  • New book by one of the best-known and most significant historians of Irish religion
  • First study since Ernest Sandeen's pioneering work (1970) to argue in rich detail that the ideological core of North-American evangelicalism was directly imported from Ireland and from Great Britain
  • Investigates the origins of American evangelicalism