After a brief introduction in which he states his aim to ‘examine the nature and the extent of the impact which the evangelicals made on English life in the first half of the 19th century’ (p.12), Ian Bradley examines the rise of evangelicalism in England and its effect on subsequent generations.
THE CALL TO SERIOUSNESS The evangelical impact on the Victorians By Ian Bradley. Lion Hudson. 224 pages. £9.99 ISBN 978-0-7459-5252-9
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