Man in the Middle The Reform & Influence of Henry Benjamin Whipple, the first Episcopal Bishop of Minnesota

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Pub. Date: 2005-11-11
Publisher(s): UPA
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Man in the Middle reopens the history of Henry Benjamin Whipple using his sermons, his letters, and Dakota and Chippewa letters. One who had become an obscure figure in American history deserves a reintroduction to the story of American religious and Indian history.

Author Biography

Andrew S. Brake is a part-time instructor of Religion, University of Toledo. and the Senior Pastor, Swanton Alliance Church, Ohio. a member of the Christian and Missionary Alliance

Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
Introductionp. ix
Biographical Sketch of the Life and Career of Henry Benjamin Whipplep. 1
Henry Whipple's Theology and Ecclesiologyp. 19
Henry Whipple's Civil War Experiences and Interpretations on the Civil War Strugglep. 41
The Dakota Crisis in Minnesota and Henry Whipple's Role in the Defense and Judgment of the Indiansp. 67
Cultural Genocide or Survival: Henry Whipple's Work to Defend Minnesota Indian Livelihoodp. 95
Legacy of Reformp. 119
Appendixp. 145
Bibliographyp. 153
Indexp. 165
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