The Black Churches of Brooklyn

Clarence Taylor

Columbia University Press

The Black Churches of Brooklyn

Pub Date: March 1996

ISBN: 9780231099813

297 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $30.00£25.00

Pub Date: November 1994

ISBN: 9780231099806

297 Pages

Format: Hardcover

List Price: $90.00£74.00

The Black Churches of Brooklyn

Clarence Taylor

Columbia University Press

This detailed history surveys a vital force within the Bedford-Stuyvesant community, showing how 19th-century black churches emulated the white mainstream. Pentecostalism became a major force in the early 20th century, and civil rights issues came to the fore. Library Journal