Sounding Forth the Trumpet, Repackaged Edition


series: God's Plan for America

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Sounding Forth the Trumpet brings to life one of the most crucial epochs in America's history--the events leading up to and precipitating the Civil War. In this enlightening book, readers live through the Gold Rush, the Mexican War, the skirmishes of Bleeding Kansas, and the emergence of Abraham Lincoln, as well as the tragic issue of slavery.

The Authors

  1. Peter Marshall

    Peter Marshall

    Peter Marshall (1940-2010), a graduate of Yale University and Princeton Theological Seminary, was a nationally recognized speaker on Christian growth and maturity and on America's Christian heritage.

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  2. David Manuel

    David Manuel

    David Manuel (1936-2013), a graduate of Yale University, was the author or coauthor of several books, including Like a Mighty River and The Jesus Factor.

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"Highly recommended for its scholarship, but also for its emphasis on character and the impact of spiritual revival in history."
--Moody magazine

"It is sad, and sometimes infuriating, how glibly we tend to treat the Civil War, as if the Christian aspect of the slavery question were of merely passing consequence. . . . A wonderful depiction of the heady days before the great war."
--William F. Buckley Jr., National Review