Diary of David Brainerd: Volume 1

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Diary of David Brainerd: Volume 1

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David Brainerd (1718-1747) was a colonial American missionary to Native Americans made famous when Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) posthumously edited his journal and other writings into a popular biographical narrative. Having spent time at Yale University, Brainerd entered the ministry in 1742 and dedicated his life to work amongst native peoples in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey before expiring at the age of 29. This 1902 edition of The Diary and Journal of David Brainerd provided readers with a broader picture of his life and the source material from which Edwards composed his narrative. Volume 1 focuses mostly upon the diary, which contains Brainerd's discussion of his brief life, including not insignificant reference to the illness that claimed him. Ultimately, the thoughts preserved in this two-volume set are an important resource for those interested in religion in America during the period known as the 'Great Awakening'.

Diary of David Brainerd: Volume 1 by David Brainerd was published by Cambridge University Press (Virtual Publishing) in October 2010. The ISBN for Diary of David Brainerd: Volume 1 is 9780511709609.

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Page last updated 5th December 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatOnline resource
PublisherCambridge University Press (Virtual Publishing) (October 2010)
ISBN9780511709609
ISBN-100511709609
Product Code4491951
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