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Author Fallin, Wilson, 1942-

Title Uplifting the people [electronic resource] : three centuries of Black Baptists in Alabama / Wilson Fallin, Jr.

Imprint Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 332 p., [5] p. of plates : ill.
Series Religion and American culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Slaves, Afro-Baptist faith, and Black preachers -- God's gift of freedom -- Church life, expansion, and denominational concerns -- Education, Black nationalism, and sociopolitical concerns -- Theology and leadership -- Protest, growth, and revivalism -- Urbanization and economic self-help -- Between the wars -- Rising militancy -- Protest and reorganization -- Continuity, preservation, and challenge.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Alabama State Missionary Baptist Convention -- History.
African American Baptists -- Alabama -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780817315696 (cloth : alk. paper)
0817315691 (cloth : alk. paper)

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