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America's First Chaplain: The Life and Times of the Reverend Jacob Duche

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America s First Chaplain is a biography of the life of Philadelphia s Jacob Duche, the Anglican minister who offered the most famous prayer and wrote one of the most infamous letters of the American Revolution. For the prayer to open the First Continental Congress, Duche was declared a national hero and named the first chaplain to the newly independent American Congress. ...more
Hardcover, 209 pages
Published October 24th 2013 by Lehigh University Press (first published October 1st 2013)
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An excellent and readable history of what Dellape convincingly argues is one of the most misunderstood characters of the American Revolution.
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